?The President made the remark a month after he made a surprise visit to NAIA
Terminal 2 due to reports about flight cancellations and diversions.
In 2014, an airport employee died when struck by lightning on the Naia
Terminal 3 tarmac.
Earlier, the BI launched the project with the activation of 5 e-gates at Naia
's Terminal 3 three months ago.
"Mas nakakabahala rin [na] kaya palang magpuslit at magpakalat ng CCTV video ang NAIA
security ng walang basbas o pahintulot ni MIAA General Manager Ed Monreal pero kapag PNP at mga lumalaban sa human trafficking eh kailangan pang kumuha ng court order (What's more concerning is that CCTV video can be slipped out and spread by NAIA
security without the permission of MIAA General Manager Ed Monreal, but for the PNP and those fighting human trafficking, a court order is needed)," he said in a TV interview.
The MIAA has been issuing lightning alerts recentl, which havepromptedtemporary suspensions of ramp operations in NAIA
. It said that lightning alerts are adopted in most airports worldwide as a safety measure to protect ramp workers from death or injury caused by a lightning strike.
Presidential Spokepserson Salvador Panelo earlier said in a Palace briefing that Duterte 'hinted' an overhaul of Naia
Under the proposal, the group aims to transform the Naia
into a regional airport hub that will have the capacity and capability to handle and meet 'the anticipated growth in passenger traffic from the strong economies of the Philippines and the region.'
This OPS is the first step in the NAIA
receiving an upgrade to improve the passenger experience for Manila's international gateway airport.
Sears and the WBCA also present a $2,500 scholarship to each of the national champions in NCAA Division II and III and NAIA
Divisions I and II.
He noted that the BCIU personnel at the NAIA
have not been reshuffled for nearly three years.