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Manila Airport Suspends Flights Due To Volcanic Ash

Taal Volcano located 66 kms south of Manila started erupting on Sunday 12 January 2020, spewing ash and steam reaching up to 15km high.

Since yesterday evening, domestic and international flights at Ninoy Aquino International Airport have been suspended due to volcanic ash and thousands of people in nearby villages forced to evacuate their homes as a precautionary measure.

Guest travelling to/from Manila the next few days are advised to reconfirm their flight with the respective airlines before going to the airport.


Update 13 January 2020, 4pm

The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA), and Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) has announced the partial resumption of operations in the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila. The partial resumption began at 10:00am earlier today for departing flights, and 12:00noon today for arriving flights.

Priority will be given to departure flights to clear the ramps of planes parked since the suspension of flights. Second priority will be given to regular scheduled flights for today. The Authorities are currently coordinating with airlines to finalize flight schedules.

Update 13 January 2020, 6.00pm

Malaysia Airlines will resume flights to/from Manila on 14 January 2020.

Update 14 January 2020, 12pm

Cancelled flights

Terminal 1

Philippine Airlines (PR)

PR 115 San Francisco – Manila
PR 117 Vancouver – Manila
PR 103 Los Angeles – Manila
PR 105 San Francisco – Manila
PR 219 Auckland – Manila
PR 127 New York – Manila

Malaysia Airlines (MH)
MH 805 Manila – Kuala Lumpur

Oman Air (WY)
WY 844 Manila – Muscat

TERMINAL 2

PAL EXPRESS (2P)
2P 2921/22 Manila – Legazpi – Manila
2P 2813/814 Manila – Davao – Manila
2P 2859/860 Manila – Cebu – Manila

TERMINAL 3

AIR ASIA (AK)
AK 584/85 Kuala Lumpur – Manila – Kuala Lumpur

AIR ASIA (Z2)
Z2 288 Densapar – Manila
Z2 232 Bangkok – Manila
Z2 129 Taipei – Manila
Z2 808/09 Shenzen – Manila – Shenzen
Z2 139 Guangzhou – Manila

CEBU PACIFIC (5J)
5J 804 Singapore – Manila
5J 378 Cagayan – Manila
5J 386 Cagayan – Manila
5J 563/564 Manila – Cebu – Manila
5J 383/384 Manila – Cagayan – Manila
5J 649/650 Manila – Tacloban – Manila

TERMINAL 4

AIR ASIA (Z2)
Z2 316 Iloilo – Manila
Z2 757/58 Manila – Cebu – Manila
Z2 762 Cebu – Manila
Z2 625/626 Manila – Davao – Manila
Z2 616 Davao – Manila
Z2 774 Cebu – Manila
Z2 622 Davao – Manila
Z2 8788/8789 Manila – Cebu – Manila
Z2 755 Manila – Cebu
Z2 318 Iloilo – Manila
Z2 322/323 Manila – Tacloban – Manila
Z2 689/690 Manila – Cagayan – Manila
Z2 306/307 Manila – Iloilo – Manila

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