Cebu Pacific starts flights to Beijing
Budget carrier Cebu Pacific (CEB) will start flights to Beijing on 5th September 2010. The airline will operate thrice-weekly services from Manila to Beijing using its fleet of Airbus aircraft. Beijing is Cebu Pacific’s 16th international destination and is part of the airline’s planned international expansion.
Singapore-based Changi Airport Group (CAG) has cited Cebu Pacific as the top Southeast Asian Airline which registered the highest growth in passenger traffic in 2009, according to a report by Manila Bulletin.
The airline flew approximately 375,000 passengers to and from Singapore in 2009, representing a year-on-year growth of 57 percent. The airline flies from Singapore to Manila 25 times weekly and daily flights to Cebu and Clark.