Clark International Airport Corporation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Clark International Airport Corporation


COA asks Clark airport operator to explain millions given to illegal settlers

Sep 15, 2019 - 7:10 PM

(UPDATED) The Commission on Audit finds that money given to informal settlers was 'excessive.' Clark International Airport Corporation says it has since stopped giving compensation to informal settlers.

Clark International Airport ends 2017 with record high passenger traffic

Dec 30, 2017 - 6:37 PM

The surge in passenger traffic is mainly brought by the new Clark flights launched by local and international airlines this year

ALL TIME HIGH. Clark airport's 2017 passenger traffic surpasses its highest record of over 1.3 million travelers served last 2012. Image from BCDA

Philippines AirAsia picks Clark airport over NAIA as its main hub

Oct 23, 2017 - 12:55 AM

With Clark International Airport fees waived and the Ninoy Aquino International Airport unable to handle expansion plans, Philippines AirAsia chooses a new hub for its operations

China Eastern Airlines flies to Shanghai via Clark starting October

Jul 07, 2017 - 6:01 PM

China s second largest carrier confirms the new route on the heels of a deal with the Clark International Airport Corporation to augment the airline s flight network and use Clark airport as one of its global hubs

DOTr won't auction off Clark airport rehab

May 08, 2017 - 12:20 AM

The government will instead redevelop Clark International Airport and later auction off the operations and maintenance of the modernized gateway to the private sector

HYBRID. Developing the Clark airport and having another international gateway would be best for coping with demand growth in the future. Image from Clark International Airport website

PAL to launch more domestic, int'l flights in Clark by January

Dec 18, 2016 - 9:55 PM

The destinations are Cebu Davao Busuanga and Cagayan de Oro as well as Incheon in South Korea

FLIES FROM CLARK. PAL's maiden flight between Clark and Caticlan in Aklan, which was welcomed with a water salute at Clark International Airport on Sunday, December 18. Photo by DOTr

Clark International Airport: DOE had still-functional aircon units replaced

Nov 05, 2016 - 7:30 AM

Clark international Airport Corporation says it was complying with a Department of Energy Directive in replacing its air conditioning units

Qatar Airways to help boost Clark airport traffic

Oct 26, 2016 - 1:54 PM

Qatar Airways looks to expand its market by developing leisure business and corporate traffic to Europe the US and the Gulf countries

FOOT TRAFFIC. Qatar Airways Country Manager Paolo Pausini (2nd from right) and officials of the Clark International Airport Corporation met yesterday to discuss collaborative efforts to market the Clark airport and Qatar Airways to increase passengers to include leisure, business, and corporate travelers for Qatar's network of destinations in Europe, the USA and the Gulf countries. Photo from Department of Transportation

Tugade wants Clark airport rehab privatized

Aug 30, 2016 - 8:15 PM

I have proposed that it should be done by private [sector] It should be done in the next 10 months or so the transportation secretary says

PRIVATE HANDS. Tugade wants the upgrade works of the airport to be handled by private sector. Image from Clark International Airport website

Elderly Chinese-American nabbed with 2.3 kg cocaine at Clark airport

Aug 29, 2016 - 4:43 PM

PDEA Region III confirms in a laboratory test that substance seized from Allan Soo Hoo is high grade cocaine with a street value of around P16 million

SUSPECT. American Chinese Allan Soo Hoo (in blue jacket with hood) was on board an Emirates flight that landed in Clark on Sunday evening, August 28, 2016. He is escorted here by Clark International Airport Corporation acting president Alexander Cauguiran and PDEA agents. Photo by Jun A. Malig/Rappler

More Clark-Incheon flights from Jin Air

May 14, 2015 - 10:58 PM

The low cost South Korean carrier now has daily flights from the Clark International Airport in Pampanga

Limited flights at Clark Airport until May 8

May 06, 2015 - 1:45 PM

UPDATED Flights arriving at Clark International Airport will only be allowed during daytime after several navigational aids facilities were damaged by lightning

Hate flight delays, cancellations? Take Clark International Airport

Apr 17, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Clark International Airport Corporation President and CEO Emigdio Tanjuatco III urges passengers particularly from northern Luzon to use the Pampanga based airport

Emirates' Clark-Dubai flights to lure more tourists

Sep 30, 2013 - 1:33 PM

Emirates direct Clark Dubai flights starting Oct 1 are expected to bring more tourists from Europe and the Middle East

DIRECT DUBAI FLIGHTS. Emirates will operate daily, non-stop flights to Dubai from Clark beginning October. Photo courtesy of Emirates

Dingdong Dantes, Marc Nelson, Bianca Valerio soar

Feb 25, 2013 - 5:16 PM

People raved about the Breitling Jet Team s shows at the recently concluded 18th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta Watch and see what the ride was like

MISSION ACCOMPLISHED. Dingdong Dantes, Bianca Valerio, and Marc Nelson fulfilled lifelong dreams in that flight with the Breitling Jet Team. Photo and video by Katherine Visconti

Hot air balloon fest puts PH on aerial tourism map

Feb 21, 2013 - 5:28 PM

The aviation festival began at 5:30am on February 21 and is ongoing until February 24

BIGGEST FIESTA SO FAR. This year's Philippine Hot Air Balloon Fiesta brings together 32 balloons from 15 countries. Photo by Katherine Visconti

Philippines' AirAsia finally takes off

Mar 28, 2012 - 4:53 PM

With the promise of revolutionizing air travel for Filipinos Air Asia Philippines the newest entrant in the Philippine aviation market finally took to the skies on Wednesday

READY TO FLY. AirAsia Philippines Flight PQ7001, bound for Kalibo, at the tarmac of the Diosdado Macapagal International Airport, minutes before its inaugural flight, March 28, 2012. Photo by KD Suarez