Top News Banwa Private Island in the Philippines now offers guests private air transfer option By TTG Asia / Posted on 6 September, 2021 14:31 Banwa Private Island has partnered with Ascent Flights Global to offer on-demand private flights to guests planning a trip to the exclusive remote island situated in the Northern Palawan region of the Philippines. The private chartered flights using seaplanes, helicopters and private jets will bestow upon guests a high degree of personal safety and privacy while travelling once international borders reopen. Guests to Banwa Private Island in the Philippines can now arrive via seaplanes, helicopters or private jets Guests have the option of taking a one hour and 45-minute seaplane flight from Manila, seating up to eight pax and landing directly in front of Banwa Private Island’s house reef. Alternatively, they can take a 10-seater helicopter from Manila Ninoy Airport or one of Palawan’s three commercial airports – San Vicente, Puerto Princesa or El Nido across the Sulu Sea – to land on Banwa Private Island’s heli-lawn. Ascent also offers both domestic and international arrivals by private jets, be it in Manila or Clark for onward journey with any of their varying type of aircraft, or directly to either San Vicente or Puerto Princesa airports in Palawan. This includes bespoke services such as ground handling arrangements, inter-airport transfers, exclusive lounge service and immigration fast track.