airline passengers - updates

Rappler's latest stories on airline passengers


17 injured in flight to Bali due to severe turbulence

May 07, 2016 - 1:12 PM

It was the second turbulence incident that injured passengers involving an Airbus 300 200 in Indonesia this week

NAIA starts new passenger flow scheme at Terminal 3

May 22, 2015 - 10:38 AM

The first 5 entrances of NAIA 3 will be reserved solely for passengers with travel documents

NEW ENTRY SCHEME. The MIAA will implement a new scheme to make it easier for passengers to enter the departure area of NAIA. Photo from MIAA

Cebu Pacific pays P52.11M fine

Jan 29, 2015 - 8:09 PM

The fine is deposited directly by the Civil Aeronautics Board in the national treasury account with nothing to compensate affected passengers

CAB to Cebu Pacific passengers: Seek compensation

Jan 26, 2015 - 10:56 AM

The Civil Aeronautics Board admits it has no power to compel the budget airline to reimburse the affected passengers

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

Rampant baggage theft in NAIA

Aug 02, 2014 - 12:49 PM

I hope that NAIA implements policies to keep travelers’ luggage safe or impose harsh punishments for those caught stealing But at the same time I know they won’t do a thing about it

A closeup of a thief wearing gloves holding a woman's bag photo from shutterstock

MH370 relatives rage as Malaysia probes 'deleted' data

Mar 19, 2014 - 9:28 PM

Shouting and crying a handful of relatives of passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines flight 370 unfurled a protest banner reading Give us back our families

FRUSTRATED. Chinese relatives of passengers from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 are stopped and escorted away by Malaysian police from entering the media center before the start of a press conference at a hotel near Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo by Mohd Rasfan/ AFP

Air passenger bill of rights 'finalized,' out 'soon'

Sep 04, 2012 - 12:36 PM

The bill of rights is meant to address numerous passenger complaints stemming from decades long airline practices

NAIA Terminal 1

‘Airlines may overbook at their expense’

Jul 04, 2012 - 6:29 PM

A draft administrative order allows carriers to overbook but will require them to offer amenities and services to compensate bumped off passengers