AirAsia will finally fly from Dumaguete City to Manila and vice versa starting April 8, 2022. It will be the third commercial airline that will fly through the capital of Negros Oriental. They will have their domestic ticketing offices at the Sibulan-Dumaguete airport terminal. A grand opening event will be held at the Dumaguete Pantawan, Rizal Boulevard.
AirAsia Grand Ceremony in Dumaguete City
The event at the Rizal Boulevard will start at 3:30 pm with a fireworks display at 10:00 pm. The event will have a performance given by local and national artists, singers, dancers, and musicians. Special guests for the event will include KZ Tandingan, Jimmy Marquez, and Leah Patricio. Free admission for anyone who downloads the AirAsia super app.
AirAsia Airline in the Philippines
Capital A Berhad, operating as AirAsia is a Malaysian multinational low-cost airline headquartered near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is the largest airline in Malaysia by fleet size and destinations. AirAsia operates scheduled domestic and international flights to more than 165 destinations spanning 25 countries. AirAsia Philippines took delivery of its first aircraft on 15 August 2011. It was a brand-new Airbus A320 that arrived at Clark International Airport in Clark, Angeles City. On 8 November 2011, AirAsia Philippines took delivery of its second A320.