Tagbilaran Airport

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Tagbilaran Airport
Paliparan ng Tagbilaran
Tugpahanan sa Tagbilaran
Tagbilaran Airport 1.JPG
Tagbilaran Airport terminal building
Airport type Public
Operator Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines
Serves Tagbilaran City
Location Barangay Taloto, Tagbilaran City
Elevation AMSL 12 m / 38 ft
Coordinates 09°39′50.69″N 123°51′11.69″E / 9.6640806°N 123.8532472°E / 9.6640806; 123.8532472Coordinates: 09°39′50.69″N 123°51′11.69″E / 9.6640806°N 123.8532472°E / 9.6640806; 123.8532472
TAG/RPVT is located in Philippines
Location in the Philippines
Direction Length Surface
m ft
17/35 1,779 5,837 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Passengers 734,207
Aircraft movements 3,686
Metric tonnes of cargo 3,273
  • Includes military activity
  • Statistics from the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines.[1]

Tagbilaran Airport (Filipino: Paliparan ng Tagbilaran, Cebuano: Tugpahanan sa Tagbilaran) (IATA: TAGICAO: RPVT) is an airport serving the general area of Tagbilaran City, located in the province of Bohol in the Philippines. The airport is classified as a Principal Airport Class 1 by the CAAP, a body of the Department of Transportation and Communications responsible for implementing policies on civil aviation to assure safe, economic and efficient air travel, and the handling of operations on all airports except major international airports.

The 2013 Bohol earthquake caused damage including the collapse of a ceiling in the control tower. Operations were suspended for three hours but later resumed.[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
AirAsia Zest Manila
Cebu Pacific Manila
Philippine Airlines
operated by PAL Express
Tigerair Philippines Manila


Airport ramp
Philippine Airlines flight 178 ready to depart on June 12, 2012 on a normal Tagbilaran – Manila run.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Philippine Aircraft, Passenger and Cargo Statistics 2001-2010". March 24, 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2014. 
  2. ^ Regalado, Cherrie (17 October 2013). "Quake impact on Cebu, Bohol airports 'minimal'". Rappler (Rappler Inc.). Retrieved 25 October 2014. 

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