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COVID slashes PH airlines’ 1H cargo volume by 50%

COVID slashes PH airlines’ 1H cargo volume by 50%

Sep. 8 | Image by PublicDomainPictures from Pixabay Cargo handled by domestic airlines dove 50% year-on-year in the first half of 2020 as volumes plunged by a whopping 87% in the second quarter due to cancellation of flights amid travel restrictions due to COVID-19. Air...

CAB indefinitely suspends passenger fuel surcharge

CAB indefinitely suspends passenger fuel surcharge

Aug. 24 | No passenger fuel surcharge will be imposed for bookings on domestic and international flights originating from the Philippines until further notice, the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) announced. CAB executive director Carmelo Arcilla in an advisory dated...

PH airlines ordered to quickly inform passengers of cancelled flights

PH airlines ordered to quickly inform passengers of cancelled flights

Aug. 3 | NAIA Terminal 3 The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) and Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) have asked local airlines to quickly inform passengers of cancelled or suspended flights with reimposition of the modified enhanced community quarantine...

CAB staff tests positive for COVID; office on lockdown for 3 days

CAB staff tests positive for COVID; office on lockdown for 3 days

Jul. 2 | CAB office building in Pasay City | Photo from CAB The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) office building in Pasay City will be on lockdown for at least three working days starting July 2 after one personnel tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). CAB,...

GCQ to GCQ flights need LGU approval

GCQ to GCQ flights need LGU approval

Jun. 3 | Domestic flights are allowed in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ) but require approval from the local government, according to Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade. In a press briefing on June 2, Tugade said Inter-agency Task Force for...

No passenger fuel surcharge for May-June

No passenger fuel surcharge for May-June

Apr. 22 | May to June domestic and international flights from the Philippines will not come with a passenger fuel surcharge. In an advisory dated April 15, Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) executive director Carmelo Arcilla said that from February to March 2020, jet...

Charging of landing, parking fees deferred to ease COVID-19 impact on PH airlines

Charging of landing, parking fees deferred to ease COVID-19 impact on PH airlines

Mar. 10 |   From left: Civil Aeronautics Board executive director Carmelo Arcilla, Manila International Airport Authority general manager Ed Monreal, Transport undersecretary Reinier Paul Yebra, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines director general...

International air forwarders in PH lift 3.9% less cargo in 2019; Nippon leads

International air forwarders in PH lift 3.9% less cargo in 2019; Nippon leads

Mar. 3 | Cargo volume handled by international air freight forwarders in the Philippines dropped 3.9% in 2019 to 354.373 million kilograms (kg) from 368.737 million kg in 2018, preliminary data from the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) showed. Nippon Express Philippines...

CAB imposes travel ban to SoKor

CAB imposes travel ban to SoKor

Feb. 29 | The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) has directed all airlines in the Philippines to immediately implement travel restrictions to South Korea amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The move follows the earlier order of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the...

Foreign airlines in PH see 7% dip in 2019 freight volume

Foreign airlines in PH see 7% dip in 2019 freight volume

Feb. 27 | International cargo and mail volume handled by foreign air carriers operating in the Philippines dropped 7.1% in 2019 to 370.603 million kilograms (kg) from 398.804 million kg in 2018 as both inbound and outbound traffic declined. Latest data from the...