Cebu Pacific A319 Skids off Runway at Manila

Cebu Pacific Airbus A319

Cebu Pacific Airbus A319

A Cebu Pacific jet skidded off the runway after landing at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Philippines) yesterday damaging several runway lights before coming to a stop back on the runway surface.

‘The aircraft skidded to the right portion of the runway after flight 5J448 landed at 4:16pm from Iloilo on Thursday, June 13, amid heavy rain.

“Five runway edge runway lights were damaged,” Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) general manager Jose Angel Honrado told Rappler.

He added that no one was harmed and that the pilot was able to taxi the aircraft to NAIA Terminal 3 where Cebu Pacific operates its domestic and international flights.’

There were 95 passengers aboard the Airbus A319.

The aircraft was not damaged.


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