SEVERAL domestic and international flights of Cebu Pacific Air (CEB) and Cebgo will be affected when the Mactan-Cebu International Airport closes its runway for six hours for repairs on Aug. 11, aviation authorities said.
The repairs, to start from 2:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., are “precautionary” in nature and meant to ensure safety of all flights taking off and landing from the Mactan-Cebu airport.
As a consequence of the runway closure, CEB said “guests on the affected flights have been strongly advised to check the travel itineraries or tickets, and contact the airline’s hotlines’ (632) 702-0888.
Among the affected flights starting August 10 are:
DG6515 (Cebgo) Cebu-Dumaguete
Meanwhile, the following flights, initially scheduled on August 11, 2017 are cancelled also due to temporary closure of the Mactan-Cebu airport runway.
DG6739/DG6738 Cagayan de Oro (Laguindingan)-Davao-Cagayan de Oro
DG6298/DG6299 Caticlan (Boracay)-Clark-Caticlan
5J240/5J241 Cebu-Hong Kong-Cebu
DG6715/DG6716 Cebu-Cagayan de Oro-Cebu
“We sincerely hope for our passengers’ understanding, as this situation is beyond our control,” the CEB said.