Cebu Pacific, Tiger Phils set sights on Myanmar

Cebu Pacific is now seeking government approval after getting the nod of the CAB for the US$15 million 100% acquisition of Tigerair Philippines on 14 February.


CAB Cebu Pacific Civil Aeronautics Board LCC low-cost carrier Myanmar Philiipines Tiger Airways Philippines


Philippine-based budget carrier Cebu Pacific and unit Tiger Airways Philippines are seeking approval from the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) to launch flights to Myanmar. Cebu Pacific is seeking 1,260 weekly seats for flights between Manila and Yangon, while Tigerair Philippines has filed a separate application with CAB seeking 1,260 weekly seats for the route.

Cebu Pacific is now seeking government approval after getting the nod of the CAB for the US$15 million 100% acquisition of Tigerair Philippines on 14 February.