Tag: Philippine Airlines

Philippine Airlines employees fly high with IBS Software’s iFly Staff

Philippine Airlines (PAL) and its affiliate carrier, PAL Express (PALex), have embarked on the next phase of their journey to deploy IBS Software's iFly Staff travel solution. Built to improve travel operational efficiency for airline employee travellers, iFly Staff is a SaaS solution designed...

Philippine Airlines and American Airlines launch new codeshare partnership

Philippine Airlines and American Airlines have launched a new codeshare partnership that introduces the first marketed flights by a Philippine carrier to several US destinations and allows American’s customers to travel to the Pearl of the Orient, Manila, and the beautiful beaches of Cebu. Americ...

Joramco signs new maintenance agreement with Philippine Airlines

Joramco, the Amman-based maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) provider and the engineering arm of Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE), has recently signed a new maintenance agreement with Philippine Airlines. This agreement, which came into effect in September 2023, was signed at the MRO Asia Pac...

Philippine Airlines finalises order for nine A350-1000s

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has finalised a purchase agreement with Airbus for the firm order of nine A350-1000 long range aircraft. The agreement was signed during the Paris Air Show by Captain Stanley K. Ng, President and Chief Operating Officer of Philippine Airlines, and Christian Scherer, Airb...

Philippine Airlines selects A350-1000 for future long haul fleet

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus for the purchase of nine A350-1000s. Under the Philippine carrier’s Ultra Long Haul Fleet project, the A350-1000 will be operated on non-stop services from Manila to North America, including to the East Coast o...

Philippine airspace to shut down for 6-hour maintenance

Ralph Edwin Villanueva The Philippine Star The entire Philippine airspace will be shut down on May 17th for about six hours for maintenance of the uninterrupted power supply (UPS) of the country’s air traffic management system, officials said yesterday. At a press briefing yesterday, Manila...

Emirates and Philippine Airlines announce interline partnership

Emirates and Philippine Airlines (PAL) have signed an interline agreement to boost connectivity for passengers of both air carriers to new points on each other’s networks via Manila and Dubai, using a single ticket and one baggage policy. Now in effect, the reciprocal interline partnership prov...

Philippine Airlines partners with IBS Software to empower employees by transforming staff travel

Philippine Airlines (PAL) and its regional affiliate PAL Express (PALex) have partnered with IBS Software to provide their employees with a new, fully digital system for booking and managing staff travel. The airline group has signed up to implement IBS Software's fully automated SaaS solution iF...

Airbus to provide cabin upgrades for Philippine Airlines’ fleet

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has selected Airbus to perform cabin modification for 15 aircraft and expand the material services programme for the airline’s Airbus fleet. The cabin modification agreement covers 11 A320, two A330-300s and two A350-900s. When completed, PAL’s A320s will have 24...

Israel will join the Philippine Airlines network

Israel will join the Philippine Airlines network

FLAG carrier Philippine Airlines, Inc. (PAL) said flights between Manila and Tel Aviv, Israel will begin in April. This will be the first direct flight between the Philippines and Israel. In April last year, PAL announced that it was eyeing twice weekly nonstop flights to Tel Aviv’s Gurion i...

Billionaire Lucio Tan’s Philippine Airlines plots return to profitability in 2022 after fleet revamp

Billionaire Lucio Tan’s Philippine Airlines plots return to profitability in 2022 after fleet revamp

By Jonathan Burgos | forbes Philippine Airlines—controlled by billionaire Lucio Tan—expects to return to the black next year, after five years of consecutive losses, as the airline downsizes its fleet and cuts unprofitable routes. “PAL plans to take a number of measures to optimize its ...

Lucio Tan III named vice president of Philippine Airlines

Lucio Tan III, grandson of Filipino billionaire businessman Lucio Tan, has just been appointed vice president at PAL Holdings the company that runs Philippine Airlines. Tan’s appointment comes a time when unnamed sources told Bloomberg Law that Philippine Airlines is in talks to raise about US...

TrueNoord delivers second Dash 8-400 to Philippine Airlines

TrueNoord, the specialist regional aircraft lessor, has delivered the second of two new Dash 8-400 aircraft which it has placed on long term operating lease agreements with Philippine Airlines (PAL). These aircraft (MSN 4610/4612) are the first Dash 8-400 aircraft manufactured by De Havilland Aircr...

Philippine Airlines leases two Dash 8-400 aircraft from TrueNoord

Specialist regional aircraft lessor, TrueNoord, is leasing two new Dash 8-400 aircraft to Philippine Airlines on long term operating lease agreements. MSN 4610 has been delivered and MSN 4612 will join the fleet in February. These aircraft are the first Dash 8-400 aircraft manufactured by De Havill...

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