Flights to, from Osaka, Busuanga cancelled due to bad weather

MANILA Four flights between Manila and Osaka were cancelled due to bad weather, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said Thursday afternoon.

The cancelled flights were Philippine Airlines (PR) 407/408 Osaka-Manila-Osaka and Cebu Pacific (5J) 828/827 Manila-Osaka-Manila.

Typhoon Jebi made landfall in Japan on Tuesday. "Jebi" was described as the most powerful storm in Japan in 25 years.

Meanwhile, CebGo's flight DG 6057/6058 Manila-Busuanga-Manila were also cancelled due to bad weather.

Latest bulletin from the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said a low-pressure area (LPA) was spotted 130 km. west of Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro. Another LPA was tracked at 695 km. east northeast of Basco, Batanes.

The southwest monsoon is affecting Luzon and Visayas, PAGASA added. (PNA)

Source: Philippine News Agency