New city check-in facility at SM City Clark to enhance passenger experience

Passengers flying out of Clark International Airport (CRK) will soon enjoy the convenience of checking in at SM City Clark before heading to the airport. This initiative is part of a collaboration between the Department of Transportation (DOTr), SM Supermalls, and various stakeholders to enhance the travel experience.

SM Supermalls’ President Steven Tan (third from left) joins key stakeholders from the aviation and tourism industries at a recent signing ceremony for the SM City Clark City Check-In Facility. From left: Department of Transportation (DOTr) – Region 3 Chief Tourism Officer Avon Timbol,  Plaza Premium Group Regional General Manager for Southeast Asia Steven Lim, Department of Tourism (DOT) Assistant Secretary for Tourism Development Warner Andrada, Department of Transportation (DOTr) Undersecretary Roberto Lim, Clark Development Corporation (CDC) President and Chief Executive Officer (CEOfBCDA) Atty. Agnes VST Devanadera, Clark International Airport Corporation (CIAC) President and CEO Arrey Perez, Luzon International Premier Airport Development Corp. President and CEO Noel Manankil, and Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) Chief of Marketing and Promotions Jake Liwanag

“SM Supermalls is proud to be a part of this partnership, which will soon offer passengers a seamless and stress-free travel experience. By allowing passengers to check in at the mall before their flight and enjoy our amenities, this initiative will further enhance Clark’s position as a premier travel hub,” said SM Supermalls’ President Steven Tan.

Breeze through check-in at the soon-to-open facility at SM City Clark, then shop, dine, or relax before your Clark International Airport flight.

The City Check-In Facility is a result of a Memorandum of Understanding signed by key players in the aviation and tourism industries, including the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA), Department of Tourism-Region 3 (DOT-3), Clark Development Corporation (CDC), Clark International Airport Corporation (CIAC), Luzon International Premier Airport Development Corp. (LIPAD), Premier Central Inc., and Plaza Premium Lounge Clark International Airport (CRK) Inc.

SM Supermalls’ President Steven Tan (left) and Luzon International Premier Airport Development Corp. President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Noel Manankil, the manager and operator of Clark International Airport.

Benefits for passengers

Passengers flying out of Clark International Airport can soon enjoy a smoother and more relaxed travel experience. The City Check-In Facility at SM City Clark allows them to check in for their flights before even reaching the airport. This eliminates pre-departure stress and frees up valuable time for passengers to explore the mall’s offerings. Whether it’s grabbing a bite to eat, doing some last-minute shopping, or simply relaxing before their flight, passengers can make the most of their time at SM City Clark.

A collaborative effort

The establishment of the City Check-In Facility at SM City Clark demonstrates the power of collaboration between government agencies, aviation authorities, and the private sector. This initiative is expected to boost tourism in the region and contribute to a more positive travel experience for passengers flying out of Clark International Airport.

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Written by Village Connect

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