Malacañang said on Tuesday that the rehabilitation work to improve the facilities of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), particularly Terminal 1, is ongoing to ensure that the country’s premiere international airport is at par with world standards.
In a press briefing in Malacañang, Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said the government is fully aware of the renovations that have to be done on the airport premises to ensure the comfort and safety of travelers and has taken these concerns of the riding public to “heart.”
“We are certainly continuing to rehabilitate the NAIA…the rehabilitation plans are being reviewed right now. There are engineering details that need to be finalized and approved. So tuloy-tuloy po ang gagawin nating renovation sa NAIA 1,” Lacierda said.
“We are always cognizant of the concerns of travelers and certainly we‘ll take this to heart. But what we are saying is rehabilitation work to improve the situation of NAIA 1 are ongoing,” he added.