News Listings for Manila Ninoy Aquino International

  • Qatar Airways to add Addis Ababa, Manila Clark and Philadelphia to network

    News | 06 May 2013 15:45 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>Qatar Airways will launch service to three new destinations in the USA, Africa and Asia from later this year, and increase capacity on its routes to Pakistan...
  • Jetstar Japan to launch Osaka-Manila-Singapore service

    News | 20 Jan 2012 15:10

    <p>Jetstar Japan will begin flights between Osaka and Singapore via Manila in the Philippines from 25 March.</p><p>The airline will operate four times weekly...
  • Cebu Pacific to launch Manila-Xiamen service

    News | 20 Dec 2011 02:34

    <p>Philippine low-cost carrier Cebu Pacific (CEB) plans to launch a Manila-Xiamen service on 23 March 2012.</p><p>The airline will operate a thrice-weekly service...
  • Flights cancelled after Manila Airport's VOR breaks down

    News | 21 Jun 2010 01:57 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>Dozens of flights were cancelled over the weekend at Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport after its radio navigation system broke down.</p><p>Low-cost...
  • Manila catering JV expanding to Clark airport

    News | 05 Dec 2007 05:41 | Nicholas Ionides

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal>A joint-venture airline catering company in the Philippines has expanded its operations to Manila’s secondary Clark International Airport, which is set to undergo a major expansion in the coming years.</p> <p class=MsoNormal><span class=SpellE>Miascor</span> Catering, which currently operates a flight kitchen at Manila’s main Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), says in a statement that it recently broke ground for a new catering facility at Clark airport, which is formally known as <span class=SpellE>Diosdado</span> <span class=SpellE>Macapagal</span> International Airport.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>Gate Gourmet, one of the partners in the joint venture, says the initial phase will include a 1,000m<sup>2</sup> building and it will be able to produce 1,200 meals per day, potentially expanding later to 5,000 meals per day. It is expected to become operational by June.</p> <
  • Philippine govt step closer to expropriating Manila terminal

    News | 12 Sep 2006 06:45 | Leithen Francis

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal>The Philippine Government is going ahead with its plan to pay Philippine International Airport Terminals (PIATCO) three billion pesos ($59 million) in compensation for repossessing the airport terminal in <st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Manila</st1:place></st1:City> that the consortium built but never got to operate.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>A temporary restraining order by the Philippine Court of Appeals was lifted a few days ago which means the Government can now pay PIATCO three billion pesos, the Philippine president’s press secretary Ignacio <span class=SpellE>Bunye</span> says in a statement, adding that once the payment is made the government can get the courts to expropriate the terminal.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>He describes the pay-out as “a huge sum of money” but it is only a fraction of the $565 million compensation <span class=SpellE>PIATCO’s</span> lawyers ha