BENJIE VERGARA, TMT

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CEBU Pacific Air will be sending a special charter flight to Kuwait to bring home overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) for free. The airline’s move was in response to the call for assistance by the government in the repatriation of Filipino workers in Kuwait. It will deploy an Airbus A330 –…

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The communication, navigation, surveillance-air traffic management (CNS/ATM) system may already be in operation but it still needs to be fine-tuned, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) spokesman Eric Apolonio said on Wednesday. “The fine tuning or “shadowing” started last October. We’re hoping that the system would be fully operational…

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THE Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) will summon the two pilots of a private jet that made an emergency landing at the Bicol International Airport (BIA)  on Thursday  to find out the real reason behind the incident. Captain Pedro Pangilinan, Jr. and First Officer Jasper Ferguson were flying…

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Some 1,600 top of the line Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras will be installed at the country’s premier airport complex to replace the old ones, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said on Wednesday. The CCTV project, which is now under bidding process, is part of the ongoing improvement of…

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Authorities at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) put in place an “Oplan Isnabero” simultaneously with a crackdown on colorum taxi drivers as the New Year neared. The colorum drivers operate without a government franchise. “Oplan Isnabero” eyes choosy taxi drivers who refuse to take in passengers. Since Saturday, members…

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The primary suspect in the killing of a mother and her daughter in General Trias, Cavite arrived from Tacloban on Friday to face the double murder charges filed against him. Ruel Cabatingan, 36, has admitted to the killing of Ruby Gamos and her daughter Shaniah Nicole, 7, at the victims’…

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Officials of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) intercepted a group of Iranians, including two minors, bound for United Kingdom using fake identities. Mar Red Mariñas, BI port operations division chief, said the Iranians, including two minors and a female, tried to board a…

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Airport authorities held a Chinese passenger who was caught with a scheming device at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) on Sunday, the Bureau of Customs (BoC) said on Monday. Customs District III Collector Ramon Anquilan identified the Chinese as Wen Sheng Zeng, 36, who brought hundreds of assorted credit…

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Several flights of Cebu Pacific Air and Cebgo were canceled on Friday because of unfavorable and unsafe weather conditions caused by Tropical Despression “Vinta.” The cancelled flights were, for Cebgo: DG6851/DG6852 (Cebu-Siargao-Cebu), DG6853/DG6854 (Cebu-Siargao-Cebu), DG6885/DG6886 (Cebu-Siargao-Cebu), DG6901/DG6902 (Cebu-Siargao-Cebu), DG6951/DG6952 (Cebu-Tandag-Cebu), DG6925/DG6926 (Cebu-Butuan-Cebu), DG6690/DG6691 (Cebu-Camiguin-Cebu), DG6715/DG6716 (Cebu-Cagayan de Oro-Cebu), DG6719/DG6720 (Cebu-Cagayan…

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