OTS List of Prohibited Items — Following international standards set by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), the Office for Transportation Security issued an updated list of prohibited. These items cannot be brought or...
News from the Philippines Blog
Dengue fever is menacing allmost all parts of the Philippines. By June 2019 the epidemic threshold had been reached. Dengue can kill you!
Basically CEB has installed ADS-B receivers on 21 airports in the Philippines.
They record flight data of an average 500 domestic flights per day. For each flight they collect about 1000 GPS positions.
Cebu Pacific uses the FlightAware FlightFeeder 7.9.2 as I do.
Abuse of Philippines 9A Tourist Visa – The Bureau of Immigration (BI) found that more and more foreigners come to work here illegally. This is why holders of a tourist visa are now intensely screened when arriving.
Because the “GetGo” member website is so comfortable, we automatically earned miles and more miles. It is comfortable because almost all our data is stored in this application. Booking a flight takes less than 5 minutes and a few clicks. Only credit card information has to be entered for security reasons.
Airport Terminal Fee is not yet eradicated but Mactan-Cebu makes a step forward. GMR-Megawide Cebu Airport Corp. (GMCAC), the company that operates Mactan-Cebu airport, and Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) announced that the Terminal...
Reactivate the former jungle path from Mainit to the Tuasan falls and make it accessible for wheel chairs. The Mount Timpoong park will still be accessible from Mambajao. Then again you will hear “The humming and drumming getting louder as you approach—it’s the music of the Tuasan Waterfalls”. It will again be the original tune!
Mararison is a small island off the western coast of Panay. Until now this pearl had been protected by the slow public transportation and the lack of hotel accommodation. This will change soon!
Abseits vom Trampelpfad – Off the Beaten Track is a striking book from Sonja Schlenther. Sonja’s path crossed my life several times in the past 10 years. Sonja lived mostly over in Panglao and...
Strong Earthquake near Manila at 5:11 PM – Clark Airport near Angeles City is evacuated.
In the Philippines 170 languages are spoken and only 2 of them are official in the country: Filipino and English. My Butch comes from Bicol. She needs help to understand the local Bisayan dialect...
Camiguin Ferries – Just before the Holy Week the septic tank problem seems to have been resolved on all ferries. Lucky Camiguin. Expect lot of passengers and a lot vehicles. Waiting lines may be veeeeeeery looooooong.
Informed customers are much less frustrated and will much more trust in you! The 21st century is the era of communication. Wishing you a bright future.
Politicians say the MCIA deserves a second runway, as it is serving one of the fastest growing metropolises in the country. Metro Cebu is considered the second largest urban centre of the Philippines and one which is internationally known and recognised.
The Mindanao Power Grid is composed of private energy producers and private/communal distribution cooperations. This is the case in most countries all over the world. The difference in Mindanao is the not so holly...
Philippines Sky becomes more busy. Within a few hours we learned about two new connections over our heads. One operator is an airline and the other an air-charter company.