PAL, Cebu Pacific cancel flights amid 'Glenda'

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 14 2014 11:31 PM | Updated as of Jul 15 2014 06:44 PM

MANILA (Updated as of 10:45 a.m.) - Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific, and Tigerair have cancelled several local and international flights scheduled for July 15 because of the threat to safety posed by Typhoon Glenda.

In an advisory issued Monday, Cebu Pacific said the cancelled flights are:

5J 323/324 Manila – Legazpi - Manila
5J 329/330 Manila – Legazpi - Manila
5J 327/328 Manila – Legazpi - Manila
5J 521/522 Manila – Naga - Manila
5J 523/524 Manila – Naga - Manila
5J 651/652 Manila – Tacloban - Manila
5J 659/660 Manila – Tacloban - Manila
5J 653/654 Manila – Tacloban - Manila

Cebu Pacific said it is arranging the re-accommodation of affected passengers to soonest available flights.

The airline said passengers of the cancelled flights may avail of free rebooking of flight within 30 days from original departure date; or full refund or travel fund.

They may call +(632) 7020-888 or +(6332) 230-8888 for their preferred option.

It advised advised passengers to check Cebu Pacific's flight status page before departing for the airport.

"To ensure you receive the latest flight status updates via SMS or email, please update contact details in CEB’s Manage Booking page," the airline added.

PAL, meanwhile, cancelled the following PAL/PALex flights July 15:

Domestic Flights

PR/2P 2071 Manila – Calbayog
PR/2P 2072 Calbayog – Manila
PR/2P 2079 Manila – Catarman
PR/2P 2080 Catarman – Manila
PR/2P 2261 Manila – Naga
PR/2P 2262 Naga-Manila
PR/2P 2265 Manila – Naga
PR/2P 2266 Naga- Manila
PR/2P 2925 Manila – Legaspi
PR/2P 2926 Legaspi-Manila
PR/2P 2927 Manila – Legaspi
PR/2P 2928 Legaspi- Manila
PR/2P 2021 Manila – Masbate
PR/2P 2022 Masbate – Manila
PR/2P 2050 Caticlan – Manila
PR/2P 2054 Caticlan – Manila
PR/2P 2064 Caticlan – Manila
PR/2P 2788 Puerto Princesa
PR/2P 1864 Cebu – Manila
PR/2P 2860 Cebu-Manila
PR/2P 2862 Cebu-Manila
PR/2P 2870 Cebu-Manila
PR/2P 2942 Iloilo – Manila
PR/2P 2818 Davao-Manila
PR/2P 2820 Davao-Manila
PR/2P 2998 Zamboanga – Manila

International flights

PR469 Incheon-Manila
PR512 Singapore – Manila
PR419 Pusan – Manila
PR311 Hong Kong – Manila

For more information on flight status and rebooking concerns, it urged passengers to call 855-8888 or log on to www.philippineairlines.com.

"Rebooking charges shall be waived," the airline said.

Tigerair Philippines also cancelled the following flights:

DG 7044/7045 Manila – Tacloban - Manila
DG 7042/7043 Manila – Tacloban - Manila