CAAP joins nationwide quake drill

September 7, 2023 Jun I. Legaspi 201 views

THE Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Central Office and various CAAP-operated airports joined the Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) spearheaded by the Office of Civil Defense on September 7, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.

CAAP personnel in Laoag International Airport, Tuguegarao Airport, Cauayan Airport, Iba Airport, Plaridel Airport, Calapan Airport, Lubang Airport, Bicol International Airport, Guiuan Airport, Calbayog Airport, Maasin Airport, Tacloban Airport, Bohol-Panglao International Airport, and Pagadian Airport were just some of the participants from the Authority for the 3rd Quarter NSED, which intends to ready personnel and stakeholders for the certainty and yet unpredictability of earthquakes.

The quarterly nationwide event also aims to emphasize the preparedness of the Filipino people in the event of a 7.2 magnitude earthquake.