Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport is an airport serving the general area of Tacloban, a highly urbanized city on Leyte island in the Philippines. It is the main gateway from Manila and Cebu to the Eastern Visayas Region in central east Philippines. The airport is named after Daniel Z. Romualdez, a former speaker of the Philippine House of Representatives. On 8 November 2013, the airport was largely destroyed due to the onslaught of Typhoon Haiyan. On 17 January 2015, the airport apron was the site of a large open-air mass held by Pope Francis that attracted nearly half a million pilgrims coming from all over the country to remember the effects of Typhoon Haiyan.
Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport code (TAC)
Airport Name: Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport
Airport Keywords: Tacloban City Airport
Airport (IATA) Code: TAC