PAL to passengers: Be 4-5 hours early at NAIA due to immigration woes
6 Apr 2017 13:13:46
MANILA, Philippines – The ongoing salary dispute involving employees of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) continues to take its toll on airport operations, prompting Philippine Airlines (PAL) to issue an advisory to its passengers.
The country's flag carrier on Tuesday, April 4, advised passengers taking international flights to be at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 2 at least 4-5 hours before their flight's departure.
PAL said passengers should "come early" due to "insufficient staffing at the airport's immigration counters resulting to long lines."
This advisory also comes just several days before Holy Week, one of the busiest times of the year for Filipinos to travel.
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