Engr. Arnold R. Balucating is the Assistant Director General and Acting Chief of the Air Navigation Service (ANS) of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP). He is the designated Focal Person of the Civil Aviation Authority for the ICAO Asia Pacific Air Navigation Planning and Implementation Regional Group (APANPIRG) and also represents the CAAP in the Civil Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO).
Engr Balucating has over thirty-four years of experience contributing his services in the Authority’s aviation operations, management and regulatory functions starting with the former Bureau of Air Transportation (BAT) and then the Air Transportation Office (ATO).
As a professional, Arnold has completed two engineering undergraduate courses—the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and the Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering. He also is a graduate of the Master of Science in Management Engineering and has had stint in the academe as Associate Professor in Adamson University College of Engineering.