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Philippine Airlines to stop shipment of shark fins

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After environment groups lambasted the Philippines’ flag-bearer in the aviation industry, the Philippine Airlines on Wednesday evening has vowed to stop its shipping operations of shark fins.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

A younger PAL

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In many ways, marketing an airline is similar to a beauty contest: age—or more specifically, the lack of it—can be a strong selling point.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

PAL’s new jets cut fleet age to 3.5 years; 2014 outlook strong

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Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) will own one of Asia’s youngest fleet at 3.5 years with the completion of a modernization program that involves, among others, the replacement of 20 aging aircraft with modern, fuel-efficient planes that are seen to reduce costs amid expected productivity gains.

Posted: April 22nd, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PAL expects to post a profit in ’15 on refleeting, savings

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Philippine Airlines is poised to return to profitability next year, president Ramon S. Ang said, as the flag carrier expands into more profitable routes and books savings from newer, more efficient planes.

Posted: April 22nd, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

PAL eyes long-range fleet expansion

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Philippine Airlines is considering expanding its fleet of long-range planes with the lifting of restrictions to the United States, allowing the flag carrier to expand as well as switch to more fuel efficient aircraft, company president Ramon S. Ang said.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

PAL out to replace aging fleet

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Philippine Airlines may save as much as $160 million a year once it starts replacing its aging fleet of Boeing 747 planes now serving lucrative United States routes, company president Ramon S. Ang said.

Posted: April 12th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Expanded airline operations seen as PH receives aviation rating upgrade

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Philippines Ambassador to US Jose Cuisia. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The United States (US) and Europe has fully opened its doors to the Philippines Thursday with the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) upgrading of the country’s aviation security ratings to Category 1 status and the European Union’s (EU) lifting of the flight ban on local airlines.

Posted: April 10th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

FAA upgrades PH aviation security rating

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US Ambassador to the Philippines Philip Goldberg. AFP FILE PHOTO

The US Federal Aviation Administration announced Thursday it has it has upgraded its rating of Philippine aviation safety to Category 1, clearing the way for the expansion by Philippine air carriers of their operations in the United States.

Posted: April 10th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PAL launches non-stop service between Manila and Tokyo-Haneda

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Philippine Airlines began its twice-daily non-stop service between Manila and Tokyo-Haneda on Sunday (March 30, 2014), making PAL the biggest carrier servicing direct flights between the Philippines and Japan.

Posted: March 31st, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PAL to acquire 15 planes from Airbus

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Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is acquiring 15 planes this year as part of a massive refleeting deal with France’s Airbus S.A.S. that will help bring down operating costs while the airline expands capacity, a company official said last week.

Posted: March 31st, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

PAL Express flights to Dubai temporarily transferred to new airport

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PAL Express flights to Dubai–2P 658/659–will temporarily land at Al Maktoum International Airport (airport code: DWC) starting May 1, 2014 to give way to the refurbishment of the runway of Dubai International Airport.

Posted: March 19th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PH plans to hold air talks with Malaysia

The Philippines is eyeing air talks with Malaysia next month to expand commercial air opportunities amid strengthened ties between the two countries following President Aquino’s recent state visit.

Posted: March 10th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

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