CRK to remain operational for international flights

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By Carlo Lorenzo J. DatuCLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga (PIA) — Clark International Airport (CRK) announced that it will remain operational to service inbound and outbound international flights throughout the duration of the Enhanced Community Quarantine.

“Following the announcement made by the Philippine Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on the amendments and/or modifications to the Guidelines for the Community Quarantine over the Entire Luzon and Management of the coronavirus disease situation, CRK will remain operational to service inbound and outbound international flights throughout the duration of the quarantine period, subject to a number of implementing guidelines,”  LiPad Corporation Corporate Communications head Teri Flores said.

First, only Overseas Filipino Workers, balikbayans and foreign nationals will be allowed to leave the Philippines at any time. Filipino citizens leaving for tourism purposes will not be allowed to depart.

And second, inbound international passengers shall be allowed entry, subject to strict immigration and quarantine protocols.

“The public is advised to observe ground transportation guidelines when traveling to and from the airport. Public land transportation such as P2P bus services, public utility vehicles and taxi services will not be operational during this time,” Flores added. 

This is also subject to any further directives set by the Philippine IATF and the provincial government of Pampanga.