Tag: Philippines

Korean Air and Delta Air Lines employees volunteer with Habitat for Humanity Philippines

Employees from Korean Air and Delta Air Lines volunteered with Habitat for Humanity Philippines on April 19, in Bignay, Valenzuela City, Philippines, to assist in building homes for over 400 families. A total of 20 volunteers from the two airlines performed key site development groundwork, includ...

United introduces three new international destinations

Today United announced it is expanding its leading global route network, adding new non-stop flights between New York/Newark-Marrakesh, Morocco; Tokyo/Narita-Cebu, Philippines and Houston-Medellin, Colombia. United will also increase flying to popular destinations across the globe including Hong ...

United launches Winter service with 50 additional daily flights

United launched its international winter schedule this year with 50 additional daily flights compared to last winter, and has become the first U.S. carrier to fly direct from the continental U.S. to Manila, Philippines and will be the only carrier to fly between the U.S. and Christchurch, New Zealan...

STARLUX Airlines Launches Third Philippines Route

STARLUX Airlines is adding a third Philippines destination to its routes, with the launch of daily flights between Taipei and Clark, Philippines, starting August 15. North American travelers can soon fly with ease and style from Los Angeles to Clark – the gateway to northern Philippines and isl...

Cebu Pacific selects Swissport in Japan

With recent contract wins in Osaka (KIX) and Fukuoka (FUK), Swissport now supports Cebu Pacific, the Philippines’ leading low-cost airline, in an exclusive partnership at all Japanese stations. Swissport has been providing airport ground services for Cebu Pacific in Japan since 2014. With th...

Philippine Carriers Struggling, But New Airport Remains Optimistic

Philippine Carriers Struggling, But New Airport Remains Optimistic

By Will Lee, airlinegeeks.com Cebu Pacific Air, a no-frills airline in the Philippines, is seeking a $500 million investment to strengthen its balance sheet. “We need to create a longer runway for CEB so that we can continue providing affordable and accessible air transport services for ever...

Cebu Pacific issues Dubai-Manila, Manila-Dubai passenger guidelines

Cebu Pacific issues Dubai-Manila, Manila-Dubai passenger guidelines

Cebu Pacific (CEB), the Philippines’ largest national flag carrier, has issued passenger guidelines for those flying between Dubai and Manila to ensure smooth travel. These guidelines outline the documentary requirements and procedures that passengers need to prepare for before departure or...

Cebu Pacific continues gradual restart of domestic flights

Cebu Pacific continues gradual restart of domestic flights

Cebu Pacific (CEB), the Philippines’ largest national flag-carrier, plans to mount flights to additional domestic destinations from June 8 to 30, 2020 as part of the gradual restart of operations. All international flights—including the Dubai-Manila route—remain suspended until June 30, 2020....

AirAsia Returning to Service Stronger

AirAsia resumed its scheduled domestic flights today in Malaysia, and will be followed by Thailand (1 May 2020), the Philippines (16 May 2020), and Indonesia (7 May 2020), subject to approval from the authorities. Strict health controls and social distancing protocol are in place, in compliance wit...

AirAsia cancels flights as PH government extends enhanced community quarantine

Following the Philippine government’s directive of extending the enhanced community quarantine period in Luzon, AirAsia is cancelling all domestic and international Z2 flights until 30 April 2020. All affected guests will be promptly notified via email or SMS. AirAsia strongly encourages guest...

Cebu Pacific finalises order for 16 A330neo

Cebu Pacific finalises order for 16 A330neo

Cebu Pacific (CEB), a carrier based in the Philippines, has signed a firm order with Airbus for 16 long-range A330neo aircraft. The order firms up the wide-body portion of a previously announced Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), which also includes commitments for 10 A321XLR and five A320neo singl...

Plaza Premium Lounge opens new lounge at Mactan Cebu International Airport

Plaza Premium Lounge opens new lounge at Mactan Cebu International Airport

Plaza Premium Lounge has opened its doors at Domestic Arrivals, Terminal 1 of Mactan Cebu International Airport in the Philippines. The lounge is the second location in the airport following the first Plaza Premium Lounge landed Terminal 2 (International Departures), joining the world’s larges...

Cebu Pacific expands footprint in North and Central Luzon

Cebu Pacific expands footprint in North and Central Luzon

Filipino carrier Cebu Pacific (CEB) has grown its footprint North and Central Luzon after starting operation of three new routes from Clark International Airport. The carrier has started service to Bacolod, Iloilo and Narita, Japan and is the first Philippines-based carrier to start direct fligh...

Korean Air launches four new routes, suspends Fiji connection

Korean Air launches four new routes, suspends Fiji connection

Korean Air will launch four new routes in the remaining part of the year - three in cities in China and one in the Philippines. The airline will also increase its frequency of the Incheon~Delhi and Incheon~Beijing routes to meet demand but will suspend the Incheon~Nadi (Fiji) operation. The ...

Qatar Airways touches down in Davao for the first time

Qatar Airways touches down in Davao for the first time

The first Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Davao, Philippines touched down yesterday (18 June) at Davao International Airport where it was welcomed with a celebratory water cannon salute. The airline will operate its Davao service once a week with a Boeing 787-8 aircraft. Qatar Airways gro...

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