Sweeper flights via PAL carrying repatriated OFWs from Manila arrived at the Bacolod-Silay Airport last night. The first flight came in at 6:30 pm and the second one, past 11:00 pm.
Of the passengers on the first flight, 91 are from Negros Occidental, 7 from Negros Oriental and the rest are from Bacolod City. On the second sweeper flight, 26 OFW passengers are from Negros Occidental
These flights were arranged by the National IATF, per directive of President Rodrigo Duterte.