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Saudia pilot admits error

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One of the pilots of the Saudi Arabian Airlines’ jetliner which swerved off the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) and got stuck in the mud as it prepared to take off on Tuesday night has admitted to aviation authorities that he “miscalculated the turn.”

Posted: August 7th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Airlines’ transfer seen to decongest Naia Terminal 1

NAIA terminal 3. FILE PHOTO

With the official transfer to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) Terminal 3 of the flight operations of US-based Delta Airlines on Thursday night, Terminal 1 is expected to be decongested by some 1,500 passengers a day.

Posted: August 1st, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PAL hosts Beverly Hills reception for new fleet, 777 Manila-LA flight, PH aviation safety upgrade

PAL President Ramon Ang receives crystal engine trophy from Charles Jackson of GE Aviation. INQUIRER PHOTOS

Philippine Airlines on June 12 celebrated auspicious events at the Beverly Hills Wilshire Hotel with two hundred attendees from the travel industry, Boeing and GE Aviation officials, government and the Filipino American community eagerly awaiting the announcement of “something big.”

Posted: June 14th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

UN exec pushes for ‘open-skies’ to boost tourism worldwide


The secretary general of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) urged world leaders to open their skies and borders in order to bring people closer together and drive economic growth.

Posted: May 18th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Wrong guy sought for MERS-CoV testing in Zamboanga City

Passengers walk past a thermal scanner at the medical quarantine area at the arrival section of Manila's International Airport in Paranaque, south of Manila, Philippines. AP FILE PHOTO

The nationwide manhunt for passengers of the Etihad Airways flight No. EY 0424 – the same flight taken by a Filipino male nurse who earlier tested positive for the potentially fatal Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona Virus (MERS-CoV) — has led authorities here to the wrong guy.

Posted: April 26th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »