The Dumaguete Airport is situated in Barangay Boloc-Boloc, Municipality of Sibulan because there are no more spaces available for a domestic airport in the “University City”. It is located near the border of Sibulan and Dumaguete, about 3-4 kilometers from the city center.
The Dumaguete Airport is classified as a Class 1 principal (major domestic) airport by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP), the body of the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) that is in charge for the operations of not only this airport but also of all other airports in the Philippines except the major international airports.
The length of the runways of Dumaguete Airport is 1,870 meters (6,136 feet) with an asphalt surface. Its direction is 09/24 (technical term).
Based on the 2008 statistics, the airport had a total passenger of 306,452, in 2,714 aircraft movements and 2,655 metric tonnes of cargo.