Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines

Browse over 819 requests from this government agency

Go Back

    You have submitted an FOI request

    Date: 2022-11-12 15:32:35.728328


    Your request is already in review


    Your request was successful

    Date: 2022-11-16 19:12:31.294593

  • 4


    How was your request?

Space Requirements & Design Guidelines for an International Airport

Requested from CAAP by A. Garing at 03:32 PM on Nov 12, 2022.
Purpose: Thesis
Date of Coverage: 11/11/2022 - 11/12/2022
Tracking no: #CAAP-464276211094

Garing 03:32 PM, Nov 12, 2022

Good day! 

I am Angela Nicole Garing. An undergraduate BS in Architecture, and currently taking my Architectural Design course. I humbly request your good office for a copy of the following data and information on international airports in the Philippines. Specifically:

1.) Design guidelines for an International Airport facility
2.) Space Requirements for an International Airport facility
3.) National Building Code of the Philippines guidelines on International Airport

Thank you, and I hope for your kind consideration and your good office's attention in addressing my need.

Receiving Officer 07:12 PM, Nov 16, 2022

November 16, 2022

Dear Angela Nicole Garing,


Thank you for your request dated Nov 12, 2022 03:32:35 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You asked for Space Requirements & Design Guidelines for an International Airport.

Response to your request

We were able to determine that this particular information is already available online. You may retrieve your requested information from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Airport Terminal and Planning Design and/or the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Advisory Circular (AC) - Airport Terminal Planning.

You may also use the National Building Code of the Philippines (NBCP) as reference together with Batas Pambansa Blg. 344 as there are no specific policies or rules with regards to international airports other than height limitation. Further, you may also check the Manual of Standards for Aerodrome for planning a domestic and international airport available at the CAAP website.

Your right to request a review

If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).


We would love to hear your thoughts or feedback on how we can improve your experience in using the eFOI portal. We would highly appreciate it if you could send your feedback by accomplishing the FOI Request Feedback Form that you can access through this link:

Thank you for using the eFOI portal.


CAAP FOI Receiving Officer

Is this request offensive?

Requests for personal information and vexatious requests are not considered valid requests for Official Information.

If you believe this request is not suitable, you can report it for attention by the site administrators.