Cebu Pacific flights - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Cebu Pacific flights


Cebu Pacific eyes 22 million passengers in 2018

Apr 26, 2018 - 5:10 PM

The budget carrier hopes flights to Dubai, Batanes, and Melbourne, among other destinations, will make up for canceled Boracay flights

Cebu Pacific to launch direct Manila-Melbourne flight

Feb 27, 2018 - 3:50 PM

The new route will begin on August 14 this year, with an introductory seat sale ongoing from February 27 to March 3

Cebu Pacific to fly directly to Batanes

Feb 12, 2018 - 4:45 PM

The Gokongwei-led carrier's subsidiary Cebgo will fly once daily between Manila and Basco, Batanes starting March 25, 2018 until October 27, 2018

Mayon Volcano disrupts Manila-Legazpi flights

Jan 15, 2018 - 1:55 PM

Bookmark and refresh this page for the latest information on flight cancellations related to the possible eruption of the Mayon Volcano

Cebu Pacific launches program to train future Filipino pilots in Australia

Oct 24, 2017 - 4:50 PM

The airline will initially shoulder $25 million to train 250 cadet pilots, who will become Cebu Pacific First Officers and can pay back the investment through salary deductions

More flights canceled due to closed Iloilo airport runway

Oct 15, 2017 - 5:15 PM

(UPDATED) Cebu Pacific says passengers on these canceled flights will be rerouted as clearing operations continue at the Iloilo International Airport

ONGOING. A Manila International Airport Authority team in action during clearing operations at the Iloilo International Airport runway. Photo from Department of Transportation's Twitter account

Cebu Pacific plane veers off runway during landing in Iloilo

Oct 14, 2017 - 1:17 AM

(4th UPDATE) Cebu Pacific has released a list of flights that have been cancelled because the runway at Iloilo International Airport remains temporarily closed

INCIDENT IN ILOILO. A Cebu Pacific plane appears to have overshot its landing on Friday evening, October 13. Screen shot from Facebook post of JP Janolino Peñol

Cebu Pacific honors 20% discount for senior citizens, PWDs online

Sep 24, 2017 - 10:20 PM

The budget carrier upgrades its booking systems to implement the discount for domestic flights booked through its website or mobile app

Cebu Pacific to add holiday season flights to Japan, Vietnam, Indonesia

Aug 31, 2017 - 5:30 PM

The budget carrier will increase its flights from Manila to Tokyo Osaka and Nagoya as well as Hanoi and Bali beginning 4th quarter of 2017 until the 1st quarter of 2018

Cebu Pacific to launch flights from Zamboanga to Sandakan, Malaysia

Aug 16, 2017 - 5:45 PM

Now the previous 14 hour travel by sea is cut down to just a 40 minute airplane ride says Cebgo president and CEO Alexander Lao

NEW ROUTES. Cebu Pacific announces 4 new routes, including its first international route out of Zamboanga City. File photo courtesy Cebu Pacific

Cebu Pacific plane overshoots runway, other flights diverted

Aug 04, 2017 - 9:30 PM

3rd UPDATE A replacement flight will ferry the passengers of Flight 5J570 from Cebu to Manila early Saturday morning August 5

DOTr probes 'freaking hot' Cebu Pacific flight

Jun 17, 2017 - 1:57 PM

DOTr says Cebu Pacific should have deplaned passengers within 2 hours

Manila-bound flight diverted to India as passenger goes into labor

May 05, 2017 - 9:27 PM

Cebu Pacific says an emergency medical team met the passenger upon arrival in Kolkata India and rushed her to the nearest hospital

NEW AIRCRAFT. This is the 3rd of 4 Airbus A320 aircraft that the airline is set to receive this year, Cebu Pacific announces on Monday, September 28, 2015. Photo from Ajig Ibasco / Cebu Pacific

LIST: Canceled flights due to extended radar maintenance work, March 11

Mar 10, 2017 - 7:31 PM

Affected Cebu Pacific and Cebgo passengers can rebook their flights or get full refund

Cebu Pacific to resume Surigao flights on March 11

Feb 28, 2017 - 7:15 PM

The airline is sending a team to assess the partially repaired runway of the Surigao Airport which had been damaged by the February 10 earthquake

LIST: Canceled flights due to radar maintenance in March

Feb 20, 2017 - 3:15 PM

Here s the full list of canceled PAL Cebu Pacific and Cebgo flights due to the Tagaytay radar maintenance from March 6 to 11

Cebu Pacific to launch 2 new routes from Cagayan de Oro

Jan 23, 2017 - 6:25 PM

The Gokongwei led airline will be flying between Cagayan de Oro and Tagbilaran as well as between Cagayan de Oro and Bacolod starting March this year

NORTHERN MINDANAO. Both routes will beusing the new ATR 72-600 aircraft that is expected to arrive in early March. Rappler file photo

Surge in passenger volume lifts Cebu Pacific's income

Aug 15, 2016 - 10:00 PM

Cebu Pacific s passenger revenues climb by 11 to P25 billion in the first half of the year after it carried over 10 million passengers

HIGHER VOLUME. Cebu Pacific group registers P8-billion net income in the first half of 2016. File photo by Ritchie Tongo / EPA

Cebu Pacific flights delayed, cancelled over new operations system upgrade

Oct 02, 2015 - 4:29 PM

3rd UPDATE The Manila International Airport Authority also suspends its daily 1:30 3:30 am closure of the runways to allow Cebu Pacific extra time to operate its flights

Photo by Edwin Llobrera / Rappler

Cebu Pacific flight diverted

May 13, 2015 - 12:51 PM

The budget carrier diverts a Pagadian bound flight to Cebu Mactan airport due to a technical problem

Cebu Pacific apologizes, Estrada cases, US State of the Union | The wRap

Jan 21, 2015 - 8:58 PM

Cebu Pacific’s Gokongwei blames absent employees for the holiday mess Supreme Court junks Erap disqualification upholds Jinggoy’s case US President Obama says America is out of recession

Cebu Pacific chief on holiday mess: 'I'm profoundly sorry'

Jan 21, 2015 - 11:39 AM

3rd UPDATE A House resolution is being crafted to direct erring airlines to compensate affected passengers on top of the fine going to national coffers

‘I AM SORRY.’ Cebu Pacific chief executive Lance Gokongwei reiterates the budget carrier’s apology to passengers inconvenienced during the holidays at a congressional hearing on January 21, 2015. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

DOTC, CAB: Cebu Pacific's ‘excuses’ unacceptable

Dec 29, 2014 - 4:40 PM

A contingency plan should have be in place during peak seasons like Christmas and New Year to ensure passenger welfare Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya says

Congressional probe on Cebu Pacific, CAB sought

Dec 28, 2014 - 6:25 PM

Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares lists at least 7 issues against Cebu Pacific

HOLIDAY FLIGHTS. Filipino informal settlers work next to a Christmas tree at a government housing project as a Cebu Pacific Air aircraft flies overhead in Paranaque city, south of Manila, Philippines, on December 3, 2014. Photo by Francis Malasig / EPA

More long-haul routes: Cebu Pacific to fly to Sydney, Kuwait

Jun 16, 2014 - 6:03 PM

The airline is offering an introductory seat sale for its Manila Kuwait flights Fares go as low as P1

NEW ROUTES. Cebu Pacific President and CEO Lance Gokongwei and General Manager for Long-Haul Division Alex Reyes announce Sydney and Kuwait as new destinations. Photo courtesy of Cebu Pacific

Cancelled flights: November 9 to 11

Nov 09, 2013 - 3:18 AM

PAL and Cebu Pacific cancel flights scheduled for November 9 until 11 as super typhoon Yolanda batters the Philippines

Photo by Jay Directo/AFP

PAL, Cebu Pacific waive rebooking fees

Aug 19, 2013 - 1:22 PM

The airlines waive rebooking fees for passengers who failed to take their flights due to bad weather today

Cebu Pacific Flight 5J 971: Heroes and the moment

Jun 22, 2013 - 3:34 PM

It will never be the same says passenger Marlon Bo The knowledge that life is uncertain changes a man

Cebu Pacific aims for 14-M passengers in 2012

Jan 12, 2012 - 5:03 PM

The budget carrier is aiming to increase its passenger base by 17 to 14 million in 2012 after serving 11 94 million in 2011