#AirAsiaInCDO : AirAsia Now Flies to Cagayan de Oro from Manila, Cebu, Clark and Iloilo

AirAsia Now Flies to Cagayan de Oro from Manila, Cebu, Clark, and Iloilo

Cagayan de Oro, Philippines – Final October 28, 2018, Skytrax World’s Finest Low-Value Airline flew its maiden flights to Laguindingan Airport, a global airport within the making. Located in Misamis Oriental, the airport serves as the first gateway for the cities of Iligan and Cagayan de Oro. This enlargement of AirAsia’s home community within the Philippines consists of CDO flights to and from Manila, Clark, Cebu, and Iloilo.

CDO Inaugural Flight - AirAsia Now Flies to Cagayan de Oro from Manila, Cebu, Clark and Iloilo
CDO Inaugural Flight – AirAsia Now Flies to Cagayan de Oro from Manila, Cebu, Clark and Iloilo

“AirAsia’s a number of flights at this time herald an even bigger, brighter and higher alternatives for journey, enterprise, and tourism in Mindanao. We’re right here to make air journey extra inexpensive, handy and dependable, and we’re extremely excited to color Mindanao skies pink,” AirAsia Philippines CEO Captain Dexter Comendador mentioned.

Capt. Comendador and AirAsia Cabin Crews
Capt. Comendador and AirAsia Cabin Crews

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To rejoice AirAsia’s enlargement in Mindanao, the airline used its brand-new Airbus A320 to launch its latest flights. The mentioned brand-new plane was fitted with wing-tip units or sharklets that allow financial savings of four% in gasoline consumption or comparable to an annual carbon discount of round 1,000 tons per plane. The “sharklets” additionally assist to scale back gasoline burn and emissions by enhancing the airplane’s aerodynamics.

Brand-new AirAsia Airbus A320
Model-new AirAsia Airbus A320 – Flights to Cagayan de Oro from Manila

AirAsia flight Z2 691 piloted by Captain Comendador, the airline’s flying CEO, left Manila’s NAIA Terminal four at eight a.m. with 100 p.c pax load.

Passengers excited to fly to CDO via AirAsia
Passengers excited to fly to CDO by way of AirAsia

As a part of the celebration, AirAsia hosted a sport through the flight and guess what? Two very fortunate passengers obtained a free roundtrip flight to any home vacation spot!

Winner of roundtrip domestic flight
Winner of roundtrip home flight

Upon arrival at round 9:30 a.m within the Laguindingan Worldwide Airport, Flight Z2 691 was greeted with a conventional Water Cannon Salute.

Traditional Water Canon Salute photo via
Conventional Water Canon Salute photograph by way of

As a part of this system, the richness of the Northern Mindanao tradition was showcased by a sequence of Higaonon dance routines.

Series of Higaonon dance
Sequence of Higaonon dance

Distinguished friends led by Misamis Oriental Board Member Nancy Madjos representing Governor Yevgeny Vincente Emano, Cagayan de Oro Metropolis Councilor Ian Nacaya representing the workplace of the mayor, Division of Tourism Regional Director Marie Elaine Unchuan and airport officer Wilfredo Encinas graced the welcome ceremonies.

Capt. Comendador & cabin crew together with Misamis Oriental board member Nancy Madjos and City Councilor Ian Nacay. - Flights to Cagayan de Oro from Manila
Capt. Comendador & cabin crew along with Misamis Oriental board member Nancy Madjos and Metropolis Councilor Ian Nacay.

“We’re a member of the AirAsia Group the main and largest low-cost provider in Asia, servicing essentially the most intensive community of over 135 locations throughout all ASEAN international locations, Asia, India, Australia, China, Center East and Hawaii within the US. Our dedication is to attach the Philippines particularly the underserved cities outdoors Metro Manila to AirAsia’s huge community by way of direct or seamless fly-thru service in our foremost hub in Kuala Lumpur which may now be accessed from Cagayan de Oro to Cebu or Manila,” Comendador mentioned.

Capt. Comendador delivering speech
Capt. Comendador delivering speech

The welcome ceremony ended with cake slicing and by giving freely extra free roundtrip tickets from totally different routes to Cagayan de Oro to four attendees by way of raffle draw.

Cake Cutting Ceremony
Cake Slicing Ceremony – Flights to Cagayan de Oro from Manila

With AirAsia’s arrival in Northern Mindanao, Division of Tourism Area X is now making ready for the anticipated enhance of tourism. The private and non-private sectors are working hand in hand for the event of tourism merchandise, transportation, and coaching for locals.

Department of Tourism Region X
Division of Tourism Area X

AirAsia’s flights schedule for Cagayan de Oro – Manila route operates twice every day, Cagayan de Oro – Cebu route with flights every day whereas Cagayan de Oro – Clark at 4 occasions weekly and Cagayan de Oro to Iloilo with flights each Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday or thrice weekly.

AirAsia Flight Schedule for Cagayan de Oro

Flights to Cagayan de Oro from Manila

Promo fares from Cagayan De Oro to AirAsia latest routes are nonetheless on sale from as little as P690 for BIG Loyalty Members and P757 for non-members now accessible for reserving till November 11, 2018, for journey interval beginning 29 October 2018 to 30 March 2019.

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