Department of Tourism Regional Director Marie Elaine S. Unchuan led tourism officials in welcoming passengers of Cebu Pacific’s maiden flight from Clark to Cagayan de Oro at Laguindingan Airport yesterday, May 6, 2023. The plane was welcomed with a traditional water cannon salute after landing followed by a cultural dance, giving them a glimpse of the rich culture, heritage, and limitless adventures in Northern Mindanao. Tourism Undersecretary Myra Paz Valderrosa-Abubakar was an honored guest along with tour operators from Region III-Central Luzon onboard Flight 5J 1041.
This new route is projected to result in regular visits to the region and provide an excellent opportunity to revitalize Northern Mindanao’s tourism industry and promote local destinations.
Flights will be every Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday. See flight time schedules below.
5J 1042 – Cagayan de Oro to Clark
5J 1041 – Clark to Cagayan de Oro
photos by DOT-10