MCIA resumes operations for domestic flights

Morexette Marie B. Erram 06/06/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Airport authorities of the Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA) announced on Saturday, June 6 the resumption of domestic flights at the airport. “We’re happy to announce that the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) has…

PAL flights to resume on limited scale under eased quarantine

Philippine Daily Inquirer 05/31/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Flights are expected to resume on Monday, but on a limited scale. In a statement, the country’s flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) said it would resume domestic and international flights. PAL spokesperson Cielo Villaluna…

China reopens more schools, revives flights

Associated Press 05/17/2020

BEIJING — China on Sunday reported five new cases of the coronavirus, as the commercial hub of Shanghai announced the restart of some classes and airlines revive flights.   Of the new cases, two were imported and…

Govt suspends commercial flights to and from PH starting May 3

Frances Mangosing - Inquirer.net 05/03/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine government suspended all commercial flights to and from the country starting 8a.m. on Sunday, May 3 to further curb the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) In a Facebook post, the Ninoy…

Philippine carriers cancel flights to and from Cebu

Morexette Marie B. Erram 03/15/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The country’s three carriers announced that they had cancelled flights to and from Cebu following the decision of the local government here to ban entry of inbound passengers. Read more: Cebu to ban…

Cebu to ban entry of passengers from outside province

Morexette Marie B. Erram 03/14/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu Provincial government will start banning the entry of visitors from outside the province as part of their mitigation efforts on the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). The ban will…

Cebu Pacific guarantees safety in air travel amid coronavirus threat

Rhobie A. Ruaya 03/13/2020

Cebu Pacific, the largest carrier in the Philippine air transportation industry that offers low-cost services, announces its precautionary procedures that will allow its operations to run normally and let passengers feel secured and safe. As a result…

Philippine Airlines relaunches Cebu-Los Angeles route

Rhobie Alburo Ruaya 02/20/2020

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) proudly re-introduces a nonstop Cebu to Los Angeles route that will start service on May 2, 2020 giving the Central Visayas region its first direct link to North America. At over 11,800…

MCIA’s passenger traffic up by 11.3% in 2019 – report

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/08/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA) recorded an 11.3 percent growth in passenger traffic in 2019 and before some international flights were cancelled as a result of the 2019 coronavirus (2019-nCov) scare.…

Gwen: Home quarantine not yet an option for Pinoy passengers arriving at MCIA from China

Rosalie O. Abatayo 02/03/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Home quarantine or self-isolation is not yet an option for Filipino passengers arriving from China via the Mactan Cebu International Airport today, February 3, 2020. Governor Gwendolyn Garcia said the provincial task force against…

‘Ursula’ prompts flight cancellations in Cebu

Rosalie Abatayo 12/24/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Two airline companies have already cancelled flights to and from Cebu as Typhoon Ursula intensifies into a severe tropical storm a day before Christmas, December 24, 2019. In an advisory released by GMR…

Air, sea travels suspended due to Typhoon Tisoy

Rosalie Abatayo 12/02/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The effects of Typhoon Tisoy has prompted airline companies and the Coast Guard to suspend air and sea trips Monday, December 2, 2019. Coast Guard District Central Visayas announced the suspension of all…

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