On December 26, 2018, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that aviation security at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) does not meet international aviation standards. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) provides the benchmark for international aviation security issues. Therefore, the US Dept. of Homeland Security deems NAIA not secure for US travelers.
From the Official Website of the Department of Homeland Security. On December 27, 2018, US Homeland Security issued a notice regarding security issues at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, NAIA, Manila, Philippines. Consequently, Homeland Security had identified lax international security standards at NAIA. However, US Homeland Security has now lifted the Manila airport’s security notice. … Read more