Canceled flights due to Jetstar runway mishap

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MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – A number of flights were canceled on Saturday, December 14, following an incident involving a Jetstar plane at the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).

The Tokyo-bound airplane that got stuck at the grassy portion of Runway 13/31 was removed around 11 am. The runway was reopened for operations shortly after.

Check the list of canceled flights below. 

Cebu Pacific

Cebu Pacific "strongly" encouraged passengers "to reconsider travel plans for today, as we may need to cancel additional flights for the rest of the day."

It gave Cebu Pacific passengers in flights to and from Manila scheduledon Saturday to   avail of any of the following options:

The airline said any of these options can be selected by passengers through the Manage Booking portal in the Cebu Pacific website, https://book.cebupacificair.com/Manage/Retrieve/.

Delayed flights

Meanwhile, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) listed the following domestic and international flights that got delayed on Saturday due to the incident:

Courtesy of MIAA
Courtesy of MIAA

– Rappler.com