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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Manila (May 3, 2020)
May 3, 2020

 United States Embassy Manila, Philippines

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Manila (May 3, 2020)

Location:  The Philippines

Event: Deadline to Register Interest in Special Philippine Airlines Flight:

U.S. citizens in the Philippines:  Deadline to register your interest in the special Philippine Airlines (PAL) May 9 flight to LAX and/or sweeper flights closes at 8:00 p.m. tonight.  Click HERE to register NOW.  Demand for this special flight is high so PAL has begun calling those who expressed interest.  Keep your phone handy and have your credit card ready to purchase when they call you.

If you want to take the PAL sweeper flights, you MUST have proof of an onward international flight.  If that flight is not within 24 hours, you also MUST have proof of a confirmed hotel reservation in Manila until your international flight departs.  You CANNOT take a sweeper flight without an onward international flight confirmation. 

Actions to Take:


  • U.S. Embassy in the Philippines
    1201 Roxas Boulevard
    +63(2) 5301-2000, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
    After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +(63)(2) 5301-2000
  • State Department–Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444.
  • State Department’s travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Advisories, Alerts, and the Philippines Country Specific Information.
  • Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts.
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