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AirAsia pushes back IPO, adds more A320s

Oct 28, 2015 - 4:21 PM

Meanwhile stockholders of Philippines AirAsia approve a P3 billion 64 13 million capital stock increase in 2016 for the lease of 5 additional aircraft

MERGER. The local affiliate of AirAsia Berhad is now called Philippines AirAsia, Incorporated -- a result of the merger between AirAsia, Incorporated and businessman Alfredo Yao’s Zest Airways, Incorporated

AirAsia Zest sets aside Europe plans, focuses on profitability

Jul 02, 2015 - 9:36 AM

Improving the balance sheet removing past liabilities and earning a profit are the priorities of AirAsia Zest this year

PROFIT BEFORE EUROPE. AirAsia Zest CEO Joy Caneba says offering flights to Europe is “not in [her airline’s] immediate plans” but is "definitely something we’re on the lookout for."

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Jun 26, 2015 - 7:03 PM

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Philippines signs new air agreement with Australia

May 01, 2015 - 9:37 AM

The new air pact increases the seat entitlements between the Philippines and Australia to 9 300 seats from the current 6 300 seats per week

Zest-O juice drinks to appear in the US soon

Mar 19, 2015 - 10:54 PM

A local beverage firm is drawing closer to acquiring a Texas factory to produce Zest O in the US

Zesto juice drinks are set to arrive in the US

China on travel warning vs PH: 'Advice, not order'

Mar 05, 2015 - 3:04 PM

China s travel warning affects Philippine tourism as Chinese arrivals in the Philippines declined by 7 in 2014

STRENGTHENING TIES. Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua opens an exhibit at the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs or DFA on March 4, 2015, to mark 40 years of Philippine-China relations. Photo courtesy of DFA

Cancelled flights Sunday, January 18

Jan 18, 2015 - 1:02 AM

Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of cancelled flights for Sunday January 18

Cancelled flights: Saturday, January 17

Jan 17, 2015 - 1:15 PM

Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of cancelled flights for Saturday January 17

Cancelled flights: Tuesday, December 9

Dec 08, 2014 - 11:21 AM

3rd UPDATE Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of cancelled flights for Tuesday December 9

Cancelled flights: Monday, December 8

Dec 07, 2014 - 8:59 AM

3rd UPDATE Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of cancelled flights for Monday December 8

Cancelled flights: Sunday, December 7

Dec 06, 2014 - 9:20 AM

2nd UPDATE Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of cancelled flights for Sunday December 7

AirAsia Zest flies to Singapore from Cebu, Kalibo

Nov 24, 2014 - 7:57 PM

The additional international routes is part of the low cost carrier’s expansion and service to the ‘underserved markets’

AirAsia Zest offers one centavo seat sale

Nov 09, 2014 - 11:28 AM

AirAsia is offering a P0 01 base fare promotion to its domestic and international destinations

Air passenger volume up 9.5% in H1

Sep 24, 2014 - 2:36 PM

Air traffic in the country has been growing by double digit levels since 2005 except for 2013

China travel warning hurts PH budget carriers

Sep 17, 2014 - 5:33 PM

Budget carriers are hoping that the Philippines can convince China that their citizens are safe in the country amid threats reportedly posed by an anti China group

AirAsia to move 3 international flights to NAIA3

Sep 11, 2014 - 11:40 AM

Budget carrier AirAsia will take advantage of the newly rehabilitated NAIA3 terminal

MANILA-BOUND. AirAsia flights will be from its new hub in Manila following decision to downsize operations in Clark. File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

Cebu Pacific, Tigerair seek more flight seats for Macau route

Jul 15, 2014 - 3:53 PM

The airlines are boosting flights between Manila and Macau

MORE SEATS. Cebu Pacific and unit Tigerair Philippines seek more seats for Manila-Macau flights. File photo from Airbus

AirAsia Zest seeks more flights to Macau

Jul 11, 2014 - 3:43 PM

The airline applies for additional entitlements of 720 weekly seats between Manila and Macau

AirAsia PH, AirAsia Zest eye Myanmar flights

Jun 22, 2014 - 5:08 PM

AirAsia Philippines is seeking entitlements of 1 260 seats between Manila and Yangon while its unit is asking for 7 weekly flights to Yangon

Test case for passenger rights: ZestAir, airport sued

Jun 12, 2014 - 6:27 PM

A senior citizen who fainted at the airport sues Zest Airways and the Manila International Airport Authority in the hope that other air travellers who have suffered will follow suit

AirAsia Philippines gears up for 2016 re-fleeting program

May 25, 2014 - 3:01 PM

Air Asia CEO Tony Fernandes is bullish on the Philippines growth potential

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Booking an AirAsia Zest flight? Pay at Robinsons dept store

Apr 14, 2014 - 6:53 PM

The companies forge a partnership for a cash payment system

File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

AirAsia Zest to add Manila-Incheon flights

Mar 17, 2014 - 3:48 PM

The low cost carrier is also launching direct flights between Kailbo and Taipei

NEW FLIGHTS. AirAsia Zest is boosting its flights to Incheon, and launching a service to Taipei this summer. File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

AirAsia Zest unfazed by CebuPac-Tiger teamup

Feb 13, 2014 - 5:50 PM

AirAsia s Maan Hontiveros says the consolidation in the airline industry makes them an alternative airline for consumers

UNFAZED. AirAsia isn't bothered by Cebu Pacific's acquisition of TigerAir Philippines. File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

Cancelled flights: Sunday, January 19

Jan 19, 2014 - 9:21 AM

UPDATED List of flights cancelled on Sunday January 19

CANCELLED. Flights are cancelled due to bad weather. Photo from AFP.

Cancelled flights: Wednesday, January 15

Jan 15, 2014 - 1:33 PM

As of Wednesday morning 6 flights have been cancelled so far due to bad weather

CANCELLED. Flights are cancelled due to bad weather.Photo from AFP.

Cancelled flights: Tuesday, January 14

Jan 14, 2014 - 4:42 PM

As of Tuesday afternoon 3 airlines have cancelled a total of 13 flights to and from the Visayas and Mindanao due to bad weather

CANCELLED. Flights are cancelled due to bad weather.Photo from AFP.

Domestic flights cancelled due to bad weather

Jan 12, 2014 - 11:59 PM

The Manila International Airport Authority issued the following flight cancellations as of Sunday 9:30 pm

Cebu Pacific, Tigerair OK with phone use on planes

Jan 01, 2014 - 4:00 PM

PAL has no comment while AirAsia Zest has yet to reply as of posting time

WAITING GAME. Cebu Pacific will have to wait until next year before it can mount flights to Europe.Photo courtesy of Airbus

Top consumer issues of 2013

Dec 29, 2013 - 4:57 PM

Filipinos were mostly concerned about the rising costs of goods and services

AirAsia Zest plane swerves off Kalibo runway

Dec 19, 2013 - 9:04 PM

Airport operations have resumed after the accident involving the Pudong bound plane affected 5 flights

STALLED. A plane of AirAsia Zest skidded off the run way of Kalibo airport.File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

Cancelled flights: Friday, November 8

Nov 08, 2013 - 12:00 AM

UPDATED PAL PAL Express Cebu Pacific and AirAsia cancel more flights as super typhoon Yolanda barrels toward the Visayas region

CANCELLED. Typhoon Yolanda prompted airlines to cancel flights.photo from AFP

AirAsia Zest chooses Cebu, not Clark, as 2nd hub

Oct 14, 2013 - 1:50 PM

The newly rebranded AirAsia Zest chooses Cebu as its major hub not Clark where the local unit of the regional giant used to operate

TWO BECOMES ONE. This is the new brand logo of partner airlines Zest Air and AirAsia. Photo courtesy of AirAsia

AirAsia seeks Congress' approval to take control of Zest Air

Oct 12, 2013 - 12:06 PM

Philippines AirAsia wants to hike its stake in Zest Air to 51

AirAsia X eyes Clark as long-haul hub

Oct 10, 2013 - 8:50 AM

Going back to Clark for AirAsia s long haul operations came about after Emirates and Qatar Airways mounted direct flights from the former US military base

BACK TO CLARK? The decision to operate the Malaysian giant's long-haul flights in Clark in Pampanga was triggered by Emirates and Qatar Airway's decision to mount flights from the former US military base. File photo by AFP

PH has highest budget airline penetration in SE Asia

Oct 07, 2013 - 11:10 AM

With local budget carriers accounting for 67 of the local airline market the Philippines has the highest penetration rate in Southeast Asia

Zest-O's Yao group buys Maybank ATR Kim Eng

Sep 25, 2013 - 12:27 PM

The group of juice and airline magnate Alredo Yao is buying a controlling stake in Maybank ATR Kim Eng now a shell company

Goodbye, ZestAir?

Sep 23, 2013 - 10:08 AM

Zest will be incorporated into the iconic red hot circle together with the signature logo of AirAsia

TWO BECOMES ONE. This is the new brand logo of partner airlines Zest Air and AirAsia. Photo courtesy of AirAsia

AirAsia PH to refund passengers

Sep 14, 2013 - 10:22 AM

AirAsia Philippines offers to refund passengers affected by move to suspend Clark flights

GOOD TIMES. AirAsia and Clark airport officials pour champagne on newly arrived Airbus A320 passenger aircraft on August 15, 2011. File Photo by AFP

Clark Airport supports AirAsia's move to NAIA

Sep 13, 2013 - 5:08 PM

Clark International Airport s president says he supports the move of AirAsia which is its biggest locator to move its hub to Manila

GOOD TIMES. AirAsia and Clark airport officials pour champagne on newly arrived Airbus A320 passenger aircraft on August 15, 2011. File Photo by AFP

AirAsia PH moves to Manila from Clark

Sep 13, 2013 - 3:48 PM

AirAsia s decision to move to congested NAIA and leave Clark which fits its business model of locating in secondary airports is months and millions of dollars in the making

MANILA-BOUND. AirAsia flights will be from its new hub in Manila following decision to downsize operations in Clark. File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

AirAsia PH suspends some Clark flights

Sep 12, 2013 - 7:00 PM

AirAsia will suspend most of its flights from its Clark hub to financially support affiliate Zest Air

SACRIFICE. Some flights of AirAsia Philippines from Clark will be suspended so the budget carrier can financially support its partner, Zest Air. File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

Zest Air to be rebranded

Aug 30, 2013 - 9:46 PM

The budget carrier will be rebranded to reflect the partnership with AirAsia

All Zest Air planes ok to fly

Aug 22, 2013 - 5:19 PM

Zest Air resumes 50 domestic and 3 international flights

Zest Air resumes operations

Aug 20, 2013 - 1:52 PM

Low cost carrier Zest Air was cleared for take off August 20 days after it was suspended by regulators due to safety breaches

FLYING AGAIN. CAAP lifts the suspension order it imposed on budget carrier Zest Air. Photo by AFP

Zest Air losing P70M a day due to suspension

Aug 18, 2013 - 5:25 PM

Zest Air to appeal the suspension order Monday

GROUNDED. CAAP suspends Zest Air's permit to fly due to safety breaches. Photo by AFP

Refund or flight transfer for Zest Air passengers

Aug 17, 2013 - 4:35 PM

Passengers affected by regulators move to ground the operations of budget carrier Zest Air are getting a refund or being rebooked on other airlines

GROUNDED. CAAP suspends Zest Air's permit to fly due to safety breaches. Photo by AFP

Closed counters greet Zest Air passengers

Aug 17, 2013 - 12:53 PM

Closed counters greet Zest Air passengers in Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 4

Zest Air cries foul, claims planes safe

Aug 17, 2013 - 8:33 AM

Zest Air maintains it has addressed the issues raised by CAAP in its suspension order

UNDER SURVEILLANCE. The aviation regulator closely monitors Zest Air operations following several cancelled flights. AFP Photo

CAAP suspends Zest Air for safety violations

Aug 16, 2013 - 5:24 PM

The regulator says the Yao led airline s license is suspended until it undertakes corrective actions and complies with aviation safety standards

UNDER SURVEILLANCE. The aviation regulator closely monitors Zest Air operations following several cancelled flights. AFP Photo