As of March 19 Inter Island Airlines are to become a scheduled carrier when they commence domestic flights from Mindoro airport in Vigan City to the capital Manila. Flights will operate on Thurs and Sunday leaving Vigan at 1600 and the return flights are on Fri and Monday departing Manila at 0615. The presence of scheduled flights to Vigan City will be a welcome tourism boost as well as creating and important air link with Manila that will be of benefit to the commercial sector.
Vigan City is a town of historic importance and is a UNESCO Heritage Site and is located on the western coast of the large island of Luzon, facing the South China Sea.
It is also is one of numerous Hispanic towns in the Philippines, and is well-known for its cobblestone streets, and a unique architecture that fuses Philippine building design, and construction with colonial European architecture.
The airline has various aircraft in its fleet and range from ten seater piston engined planes to jets with a seating capacity of close on 200 passengers.