Aerosuperbatics Wingwalkers, who consider themselves 'the world's only aerobatic formation wing walking team,' performed for the first time in the Philippines, according to Joy Roa, event director and head of PIHABF
Meanwhile, the PIHABF
, held annually every February in this free port for more than two decades, has been canceled for this year.
Other shows outside Clark might still be organized next year, the PIHABF
However, the PIHABF
said it might organize airshows outside of Clark in 2019.
safety record for the past 22 years is testament to its commitment to the safety and security and wellbeing of its partners, participants, and the public.
During a news conference at the Oasis Hotel here last Friday, Pihabf
Joy Roa, event director and head of PIHABF
organizing committee, said 31 hot air balloons from 14 countries in Asia, Europe and North America were part of the four-day event that started on Thursday.
With over two decades flying high, PIHABF
mounts a thrilling aviation event in the country.
The first festival in April 2014 gathered 35 balloonists from 18 countries when PIHABF
opted to cancel its event that year.
We disclaim any association with its management," the PIHABF
Foundation said in the link provided by the DOT.
The Department of Tourism (DOT) is inviting Filipino and foreign travelers to head to the Clark Freeport this weekend for the 18th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta (PIHABF
) and experience how "flying can be more fun in the Philippines."
This year's staging at Omni Aviation Complex, 32 hot air balloons from 15 countries are joining, said Roa, event organizer of the Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta (PIHABF