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Updated: Additional flights have been canceled; NAIA’s runway to remain closed until 5am (Saturday)

Several flights on Friday, August 17 were canceled due to a runway closure at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). The incident was caused by a Xiamen aircraft, a Chinese passenger plane, that accidentally went off the runway due to the heavy rains on Thursday night.

According to NAIA, all the passengers and crew of the said flight are safe. The runway was supposed to be closed until 7pm tonight, but a latest memo indicates that the runway will be closed until 5am tomorrow, Saturday.

Based on the announcement, because of unexepected events, the closure has been extended.

Here is the complete list of canceled flights for Friday, as of 5 PM:

SV – SAUDIA AIRLINES
HX – HONGKONG AIRLINES
PR – PHILIPPINE AIRLINES
CX – CATHAY PACIFIC
5J – CEBU PACIFIC

Terminal 1:

Etihad Airways

  • EY 421 MNL- ABU DHABI 2336H

Saudia Airlines 

  • SV 871 MNL – Jeddah 1810H

Hongkong Airlines 

  • HX 781 HONG KONG-MNL 2300H

Cathay Pacific 

  • CI 711 KHH – MNL 0910H
  • CI 712 MNL – KHH 1000H

China Airlines

  • CI 711 KHH – MNL 0910H
  • CI 712 MNL – KHH 1000H
  • CI 704 MNL – TPE

Qatar Airways

  • QR 933 MNL – DOH

Terminal 2:

Philippine Airlines

  • PR 453 MNL – GES 0715H
  • PR 454 GES-MNL 1215H
  • PR 1845 MNL-CEB 0655H
  • PR 1846 CEB-MNL 1010H
  • PR 432 MNL-NRT 1440H
  • PR 408 MNL – KIX 1355H
  • PR 438 MNL – NAGOYA 1355H
  • PR 300 MNL-HKG 0755H
  • PR 301 HKG-MNL 1330H
  • PR 422 MNL-HND 1330H
  • PR 421 HND-MNL 0825H
  • PR 507 MNL-SIN 0955H
  • PR 508 SIN-MNL 1830H
  • PR 418 MNL-PUS 1955H
  • PR 419 PUS-MNL 2345H
  • PR 1466 MNL-ICN 2345H
  • PR 467 ICN-MNL 1110H
  • PR 730 MNL-BKK 0945H
  • PR 731 BKK-MNL 1800H

PAL Express

  • 2P 2959 MNL – CBO 0715H

Tiger Airways

  • TR 306 MNL-HKG 1435H
  • TR 307 HKG-MNL 2015H

Terminal 3

Cathay Pacific

  • CX 908 MNL-Hong Kong 0600H
  • CX 912 MNL – Hong Kong 0825H
  • CX 907 Hong Kong – MNL 0940H
  • CX 906 MNL- Hong Kong 1050H
  • CX 901 Hong Kong – MNL 1125H
  • CX 900 MNL – Hong Kong 1235H

Cebu Pacific

  • 5J 272 MNL- Hong Kong 0600H
  • 5J 273 Hong Kong – MNL 1200H
  • 5J 5054 MN – Hong Kong 0615H
  • 5J 5055 NARITA – MNL 1720H
  • 5J 929 MNL-BANGKOK 0615H
  • 5J 930 Bangkok – MNL 1445H
  • 5J 110 MNL-Hong Kong 0735H
  • 5J 111 Hong Kong- MNL 1400H
  • 5J 112 MNL-Hong Kong
  • 5J 113 Hong Kong-MNL
  • 5J 014 MNL-Dubai
  • 5J 115 Dubai-MNL
  • 5J 805 MNL-SIN 1330H
  • 5J 806 SIN-MNL 2330H
  • 5J 188 Manila-Incheon
  • 5J 187 Incheon-Manila
  • 5J 487 Manila-Bacolod
  • 5J 488 Bacolod-Manila
  • 5J 457 Manila-Iloilo
  • 5J 458 Iloilo-Manila
  • 5J 639 Manila-Puerto Princesa
  • 5J 640 Puerto Princesa-Manila
  • 5J 319 Manila-Legazpi
  • 5J 320 Legazpi-Manila
  • 5J 506 Manila-Tuguegarao
  • 5J 507 Tuguegarao-Manila

Terminal 4: 

Air Asia 

  • Z2 329/330 MNL-TACLOBAN-MNL
  • Z2 313/314 MNL-ILOILO-MNL
  • Z2 773/774 MNL-CEBU-MNL
  • Z2 621/622 MNL-DAVAO-MNL

Sky Jet 

  • M8 713/714 MNL-BUSUANGA-MNL

 

DIVERTED FLIGHTS

Meanwhile, some flights will be diverted to the Mactan Cebu Airport:

Philippine Airlines

  • PR 105 SAN FRANCISCO – MNL
  • PR 117 VANCOUVER – MNL

Several flights will be diverted to the Clark International Airport:

Philippine Airlines

  • PR 103 LOS ANGELES – MNL
  • PR 115 SAN FRANCISCO – MNL
  • PR 119 TORONTO – MNL

Cebu Pacific 

  • 5J 187 Seoul Incheon – MNL
  • 5J 804 SIN – MNL

Other flights will be diverted Suvarnabhumi Airport or Bangkok Airport:

Philippine Airlines 

  • PR 655 RUH – MNL
  • PR 683 DMM – MNL

And the other will be on Saigon Airport in Vietnam:

Philippine Airlines

  • PR 657 AUH – MNL

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