Category: Airlines & Airports

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Philippine Airlines: Accident in Kalibo

A Philippine Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration RP-C8613 performing flight PR-321 from Manila to Kalibo with 127 passengers and 6 crew, touched Kalibo Airport’s perimeter fence and damaged the right landing gear. The crew aborted...

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NAIA Radar – updated

The “huge international embarrassment” that was Sunday’s radar malfunction at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) has once again exposed the dismal state of affairs at the country’s supposed premier gateway. Read also our...

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Manila NAIA: Radar down

At 2:45 PM yesterday the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) issued a NOTAM, a notice to airmen. NAIA General Manager Alfonso Cusi said:”The tower cannot communicate with the radar and they cannot...

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New Airport Projects in the Philippines

The government of GMA pushes the airport projects throughout the Philippines. There are 10 projects in different stages of progress, two of them are the Cagayan/Iligan – Laguindingan project and the Tagbilaran-Panglao project. Following...

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NAIA-3, wear a helmet!

NAIA-3: An official says a large chunk of the ceiling at Manila’s new airport terminal collapsed but there have been no injuries or disruptions. Airport manager Alfonso Cusi says a fiber cement board covering...

What’s up with SEAIR? 0

What’s up with SEAIR?

Does SEAIR not fly anymore to Camiguin? Over a month ago our guests from France got stuck in Mambajao because their SEAIR flight was canceled. The next flight 3 days later was also canceled....

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NAIA Terminal 3 is operational

On July 1 Cebu Pacific Air moved parts of its operations to NAIA Terminal 3. It seems that this had been a test run. Now Cebu Pacific Air announces that they move their entire...

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Cebu Pacific price increase

Cebu Pacific Air informs that since July 1, 2008 the excess baggage fee has doubled from PHP 50 to PHP 100 per kilogram. We do not yet have information about the other airlines.

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Where were all the taxis?

When arriving in Manila’s NAIA airport you usually do not have to wait for a taxi. There are always plenty of them at the airport.  But what happened today? Arriving passengers did queue up...

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Again Cebu Pacific Air

Again Cebu-Pacific Air – The real Pinoy Airline – The story about Philip Today I had to travel from Kalibo (KLO) to Cagayan de Oro (CGY). There are no direct flights (why not?), so...

Nice flight with Thai 0

Nice flight with Thai

I had a nice flight with Thai on December 6, 2007. The flight from Manila to Bangkok had been delayed and I had only 30 minutes to catch my flight to Europe. But in...

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