Airlines: One leaves and one comes
PAL Express is beefing up its long-haul flights to Dubai to service the growing demand of passengers particularly Filipinos working and living abroad. The budget airline will mount an additional flight every Saturday to Dubai starting March 30 using its mono-class Airbus A330-300 (the flying jeepney …).
The flights of PAL Express to Dubai will temporarily land at Al Maktoum International Airport starting May 1 to give way to the refurbishment of the runway of Dubai International Airport . Al Maktoum International Airport is about 45 minutes away from the Dubai International Airport.
The flight schedule will be slightly adjusted with this temporary transfer.
Departure Manila 1:05 p.m. Arrival at Al Maktoum International Airport 6:05 p.m.
Departure Dubai at 8:30 p.m. Arrival in Manila 9:40 a.m. the next day
Flight from Manila landing at Dubai International Airport will resume on July 20.