• Katrina Jaiun Roa

AirAsia Celebrates Red Hot Sinulog

Photos by Gelzeah Serato AirAsia painted the skies red as they hosted Red Hot Sinulog 2019 last January 20 at Cebu Business Park. Red Hot Sinulog 2019 is one of this year’s grandest Sinulog events with over 12,000 spectators. Present at the event were famous celebrity singers such as KZ Tandingan, Maja Salvador, and Autoteli that wowed the crowd with their energetic performances. Fun beats and a grand fireworks show filled the area that truly sparked the festive spirit among the concert goers!

AirAsia’s cabin crew from Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia took over the dance floor in their red uniforms accompanied by Maan Hontiveros, chairperson of the airlines, CEO Captain Dexter Comendador and commercial head Gilbert Simpao along with AirAsia Philippines’ executives. The Red Hot Sinulog party ended with fireworks display that showcased the dazzling colors of Cebu’s cultural and religious influences and AirAsia’s iconic logo.

Of the airline’s successful event, AirAsia Philippines CEO Captain Dexter Comendador said, “Filipinos, and travelers from all over the world came here in Cebu to witness a powerful expression of your faith and unique celebration of our Filipino culture.”

The world’s best low cost carrier for ten years running started its commercial operations in 2012 in Clark, Pampanga and has since expanded to include hubs in Manila, Cebu, Clark and Kalibo. AirAsia Philippines currently operates a fleet of 21 aircraft with several flights to and from Manila, Cebu, Clark, Davao, Tacloban, Puerto Princesa, Iloilo, Bohol, Kalibo, Caticlan and Cagayan de Oro in the Philippines with international flights from Manila, Cebu, Davao, Clark and Kalibo to Kuala Lumpur, Kota Kinabalu, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Ho Chi Minh, Bali, Taipei, Kaohsiung, Singapore, Seoul/Incheon, Pusan and Bangkok.

“Our commitment then, and now, is to provide excellent service, unparalleled low fares, safe, fun, and reliable world-class airline service. These are the hallmarks of AirAsia brand of service that every Cebuano, every Filipino, every traveler truly deserves,” Comendador added. On top of that, Air Asia, the world's best low cost carrier for over a decade, is set to launch new flights from Cebu to Macau starting on February 8, 2019.


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