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Ania na mi!  AirAsia Philippines Dumaguete Maiden Flight Takes Off, kicks off Summer time

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Ania na mi!  AirAsia Philippines Dumaguete Maiden Flight Takes Off, kicks off Summer

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Dumaguete officially joins AirAsia’s growing domestic route network Team Out of Town Blog Hub (Outoftownblog.com) – AirAsia Philippines is officially bringing its brand of inclusive and attainable flying to the City of Gentle People, Dumaguete City! The successful inaugural flight on 08 April kickstarts the airline’s operations in its 15th domestic destination. The maiden flight Z2 […]

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Dumaguete formally joins AirAsia’s rising home route community

Team Out of City Weblog Hub (Outoftownblog.com) – AirAsia Philippines is formally bringing its model of inclusive and attainable flying to the Metropolis of Light Folks, Dumaguete Metropolis! The profitable inaugural flight on 08 April kickstarts the airline’s operations in its fifteenth home vacation spot.

Water Canon Salute Dumaguete
Water Canon Salute Dumaguete

The maiden flight Z2 641, which departed from the NAIA Terminal 4 at 7:00 am, arrived on the Dumaguete-Sibulan Airport at 8:25 am carrying 180 passengers together with AirAsia CEO Ricky Isla, airasia Tremendous App Managing Director Ray Berja, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines Deputy Director Normal Capt. Donaldo Mendoza, Undersecretary Woodrow Maquiling Jr. representing Division of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat, and Philippine Retirement Authority (PRA) GM, CEO Atty. Bienvenido Chy and members of the media.

The friends on flight Z2 641 had been greeted by a colourful cultural dance and a Talihi ritual on the tarmac.  Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo, Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo and Sibulan Mayor Jose Abiera additionally led different native officers and stakeholders in welcoming the friends.

Its return flight to Manila, Z2 642, departed Dumaguete Airport at 9:05 am which arrived on the NAIA T4 at 10:25 am.

Initially, AirAsia is about to fly to Dumaguete Metropolis 4x weekly, each Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.

AirAsia CEO Ricky Isla mentioned, “We're comfortable to have efficiently launched our maiden flight in Dumaguete.  With AirAsia now being current within the Dumaguete air house, we hope to drive vacationers into the town and all the Negros Oriental province, positioning the Metropolis of Light Folks because the gateway to this area. We're assured that this growth may also assist in stimulating commerce and development in different sectors, similar to ICT and commerce.”

Ania na mi!  AirAsia Philippines Dumaguete Maiden Flight Takes Off, kicks off Summer
Ania na mi!  AirAsia Philippines Dumaguete Maiden Flight Takes Off, kicks off Summer time

“That is virtually 2 years within the making! The pandemic could have slowed down the opening of this route however as Allstars, we've this by no means cease perspective. We're geared at altering the sport by providing the folks of Negros Oriental and close by provinces a worthwhile possibility for flights and different companies that our Tremendous App will provide.”

CAAP deputy Director Normal Capt. Donaldo Mendoza (CAAP) Deputy Director Normal Capt. Donaldo Mendoza mentioned, “The Division of Transportation (DOTr) and the entire Aviation sector will stay in full assist of the airline business and its endeavors by means of the continual modernization of our airports nationwide and the implementation of vital initiatives that can create an all-embracing ambiance, whereby the so-called lifetime of consolation and comfort might be skilled by all. Might many extra alternatives in numerous elements of the nation blossom, dahil hindi lamang ito para sa AirAsia kung hindi para sa Pilipino. Let's get AirAsia's Manila to Dumaguete flight off and working!”

Undersecretary Woodrow Maquiling Jr. mentioned, “Evidently, the lifeblood of Philippine tourism is entry and connectivity. As an archipelago the place vacationers and vacationers can solely attain us by air (and by sea), growth initiatives like that is important as we pursue a “secure, enjoyable and aggressive tourism vacation spot” for the Philippines, and ship on a promise of an entire journey expertise that's richer, deeper, extra genuine, extra aggressive, and finally, extra Filipino.”

To have fun AirAsia’s profitable launch in Negros Oriental, a music fest was held on the Pantawan, Rizal Boulevard. Dumaguetenos had been serenaded by the performances of award-winning singer and songwriter  KZ Tandingan and different top-tier artists Jimmy Marquez and Leah Patricio. They had been additionally joined by homegrown music artists from Dumaguete with their jaw-dropping performances.

The occasion culminated with a grand fireworks show, showcasing the colours of victory and triumph rising above the challenges introduced by the pandemic.

The Metropolis of Light Folks attracts native and international vacationers due to its easy accessibility to different key cities in Central Visayas similar to Cebu and the supply of world-class seashore and dive resorts in close by municipalities.  Dumaguete can be turning into an Info Communications Expertise (ICT) Hub with a variety of Enterprise Course of Outsourcing (BPO) firms investing within the metropolis.

AirAsia Now in Dumaguete
AirAsia Now in Dumaguete

However greater than tourism and commerce, Dumaguete has additionally turn out to be a retirement haven.  Actually, the town was given the standing because the Greatest Retirement Space Deemed as Retiree-Pleasant (RADAR) by the DOT and PRA.

The town accepts native and international vacationers with simply the vaccination card as entry necessities. Up to now, 10,475 vacationers have visited the province in keeping with the Dumaguete Tourism Workplace. Throughout pre pandemic, a complete of 848,670 vacationers visited the town of mild folks.

The World’s Greatest Low-Value Airline can be reminding its friends particularly these returning to Dumaguete and Negros Oriental on election day that the Fly residence to vote – P268 (one-way base fare) and return for FREE continues to be obtainable till 10 April.  Company who avail this promo can choose to make use of their FREE return ticket till 30 September 2022.

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