Cebu Pac Free Flights
MANILA : Cebu Pacific is giving free flights to OFWs affected by the Peya Travel fiasco and has found 50 seats on a flight schedule on Christmas day that would allow them to spend the festive ocassion with loved ones. “Cebu Pacific stands behind our migrant Filipinos who encountered problems with Peya Travel and will provide assistance so that our kababayans can have a chance to spend Christmas with their loved-ones in the Philippines,” the airline said in a statement.
“Despite our flights from now until Christmas Day, December 25th, being either fully booked or nearing full capacity, we have found 50 seats on 5J 119 on December 25, 2017,” Cebu Pacific said in a statement.”Cebu Pacific will shoulder the cost of the round-trip flight of the 50 OFWs who will be flying with us,” the airline added. The flight 5J119 on December 25 departs HK at 7:30 pm.
In a related announcement on Thursday, the Philippine Consulate General in Hong Kong said that the free offer for the first 50 affected Peya Travel clients on the free flights must be coordinated with the POLO-OWWA Office at 16th Floor, Mass Mutual Tower, 33 Lockhart Road, Wanchai.