Articles Tagged ‘Philippines’
Cebu Pacific next low-cost long-haul operator in Asia; follows AirAsia X, Jetstar, Scoot and Norwegian
Low-cost long-haul seems to be the latest trend in Asia as Cebu Pacific announces that it will lease A330s from next year, but which markets is the Philippine airline looking at? And which market does it provide as an example of the viability of the strategic move?
Fast-growing Airphil Express now serves 26 destinations in the Philippines plus Hong Kong and Singapore
Philippine Airlines’ low-cost subsidiary has operated under various names but now seems to be establishing itself as Airphil Express. How big is the airline’s fleet and how much is it growing? Which are its busiest routes and what competition does it face on them? And just how early do some of its flights depart from […]
Zest Air operates 20 domestic routes from Manila; started three seasonal international routes this week
Named after the owner’s drinks company, Zest Air expects to carry almost 2.5 million passengers this year, almost twice as many as in 2010. Which are its busiest routes from Manila, what international services does it operate, and what unusual aircraft type does it fly?
Ranked #51 by ACI last year Manila airport is dominated by two local carriers. But which are the leading country markets. And which non-Asian carriers serve the capital of the Philippines? Which new services have launched in the last four months?
Manila dominates Philippines traffic as Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines vie for domestic dominance
Just how rapidly has traffic been growing in the Philippines and how many airports have international services? Which US, Middle East and European cities can you reach non-stop from Manila?
Philippine LCC Cebu Pacific is now the leading carrier in the world’s third fastest growing domestic market. In addition to A319/A320s the airline is now using turboprops to penetrate smaller markets. But it’s also growing internationally. We take a closer look.