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AirAsia Philippines will be repositioning its flight frequencies from Clark International Airport to Puerto Princesa in the Philippines. According to a media release sent to this Asia Travel blog, AirAsia Philippines will have Clark to Puerto Princesa flights from 7x weekly to 4x weekly effective 1st September 2012. This, in a business decision due to the current low season as well as part of the airline’s preparations for further growth.
The AirAsia Philippines Clark – Puerto Princesa route was introduced in April as the third domestic route for Philippines’ AirAsia, after Davao and Kalibo which were introduced in March.
Philippines’ AirAsia will now operate the Clark – Puerto Princesa route on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. Flight timings for this route remain unaffected by this reduction of frequency.
Guests who are affected by this change will be offered three options:
New low cost carrier AirAsia Philippines has announced that it will soon fly from Clark International Airport to Hong Kong and to Macau. These twin launches, according to AirAsia CEO Maan Hontiveros, aims to provide more opportunity for Filipinos to have access to Hong Kong and Macau’s attractions.
To commemorate the twin AirAsia Philippines launch of Clark – Hong Kong and Clark – Macau flights, AirAsia has also announced their new airfare promo. The AirAsia Philippines promo sale fares are P688 one way from Clark to Hong Kong and from only P588 one way from Clark to Macau starting 13 – 19 June 2012. Guests who will avail of this promo seats will be able to travel from 19 July to 31 January 2013.
The Filipino domestic carrier launched its first international flight to Malaysia in June 9 with afternoon flights departing daily from Clark to Kuala Lumpur’s LCCT (Low Cost Carrier Terminal).