The second largest airline carrier in the Philippines, Cebu Pacific, has become the latest airline to ban shipping shark fins on their flights. The move was seen as a major win for conservationists, who praised the airline.

“Cebu Pacific values biodiversity and marine life sustainability. We are banning shark fin carriage effective immediately as we learned that unsustainable shark fishing and our carriage of shark fin is not aligned with Cebu Pacific position on sustainable development,” Jorenz Tañada, Cebu Pacific vice president for Corporate Affairs, said in a