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180 passengers evacuated from Cebu Pacific plane at Iloilo airport

/ 01:04 AM October 14, 2017

Cebu Pacific Flight 5J 461 on Friday night made an emergency evacuation of passengers soon after the jet plane landed at the Iloilo International Airport.

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In a Twitter advisory, Cebu Pacific said the passengers were all accounted for and safe and  being attended to by airport personnel.

It did not give details about the emergency incident.

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But the company promised: “We will provide updates as soon as possible.”

“On or about 1115pm on 13 October 2017 (Friday) an incident occurred involving Flight 5J 461 (Manila-Iloilo) upon landing at the Iloilo International Airport. The flight was carrying 180 passengers,” the Twitter post said.

It added: “The crew initiated emergency evacuation. All passengers are accounted for and are safe. They are being attended to by airport personnel.”

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