The Philippines’ largest national flag carrier, Cebu Pacific Air has signed operating lease agreements on two brand-new Airbus A330-300 aircraft with Intrepid Aviation, a US-based commercial aircraft lessor to passenger and freight airline operators worldwide. The additional Airbus A330-300 aircraft will be delivered from 2014 to 2015, and will be powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 772B engines.
Cebu Pacific has begun operating its brand-new Airbus A330-300 aircraft on the popular Manila-Singapore-Manila route. The brand-new Airbus A330-300 aircraft was recently delivered from Toulouse, France.
Philippines’ flag-carrier Cebu Pacific is set to begin a thrice weekly direct service from Singapore to Iloilo on November 9th. The move will make the central Philippine city the airline’s fifth domestic hub.
Cebu Pacific Air, the fast-expanding Philippines-based low-cost carrier, has entered into a partnership with Routesonline, the online platform of Routes, to utilise its Route Exchange product to support its short-haul network expansion across Asia and its growth into medium and long-haul markets.
Cebu Pacific Air, the Philippines’ largest flag carrier, will provide OnAir Internet service to passengers in its Airbus A330 fleet starting in 2013. The airline also has the option to install Wi-Fi on its fleet of Airbus A320 aircraft, for short haul flights, in the next phase.
Cebu Pacific has confirmed it will launch low-cost, long-haul flights in Asia during the third quarter of 2013. The airline will lease up to eight Airbus A330-300 aircraft to serve new markets beyond the range of its current fleet of Airbus A320 aircraft.
Cebu Pacific (CEB) will increase flight frequencies and seat capacity to select international flights this January 2012 to meet travel demand, especially with the addition of more brand-new Airbus A320 aircraft to its young aircraft fleet.
Two Asian airlines have placed orders for a total of more than 100 of a higher-fuel-efficiency version of Airbus’s A320 jetliner, with combined sticker prices topping $10 billion. The orders from Cebu Air of the Philippines and India budget carrier Go piles pressure on Boeing to offer a version of its own single-aisle 737 jet with more-efficient engines.