By Miguel R. Camus
The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) is suspending all flights to the Tacloban airport, the main gateway to Leyte province, starting on Wednesday over “fast developing potholes” on the runway that airline operators said could damage their planes and compromise passenger safety.
Major US, European and Canadian airlines canceled flights to and from Israel on Tuesday after a rocket fired from Gaza struck near its main international airport in Tel Aviv.
By Jerome Aning
At least 24 flights, mostly to and from Cagayan de Oro City, were cancelled at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on Wednesday as bad weather continued to affect many parts of Mindanao despite the dissipation of a low pressure area that had been battering it for nearly two weeks.
By Tarra Quismundo
The brunt of typhoon Labuyo grounded a total of 12 flights to and from northern Philippines throughout Monday, information from the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) showed.
By Cai Panlilio
Local technicians are not capable of fixing the Lumbia airport’s busted runway threshold identifier lights or RTILs here, prompting local airport authorities to send damaged parts to Manila for repair, according to an area official of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines.