Tagged: PAL

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Propeller exploded? Explosive propellers?

ABS-CBN reported at 1:51 p.m. today: “A Philippine Airlines flight from Davao City was delayed after its right engine propeller exploded Tuesday night. Because of the delay, PAL checked in its 30 passengers bound...

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Flight cancellations

The Department of Transportation and Communication in its twitter page, announced the cancellation of the following: Cebu Pacific 5J-907 MNL-Caticlan 5J-563 MNL-Cebu 5J-564 Cebu-MNL SeaAir DG-7002 MNL-Cebu DG-7003 Cebu-MNL DG-7082 MNL Bacolod DG-7083 Bacolod-MNL...

European sky soon open for PAL 0

European sky soon open for PAL

We got a paper from Brussels with the official title: “LIST OF AIR CARRIERS OF WHICH ALL OPERATIONS ARE SUBJECT TO A BAN WITHIN THE EU”. Inside the paper one can read in the...

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What class are you flying?

PAL and PALexpress are trying to get back market shares from Cebu Pacific Air.  In March 2013, the company’s CEO announced the re-branding  of Airphil Express into PAL Express. And now they announce a 4 class...

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Cheap flight lure to Philippines

Philippine Airlines is offering return fares to Manila from just $520 to launch its first service to Perth, which starts this morning. The fare is the latest in an expanding price war, with airlines...

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Progress – yes, but too small

Today I want to share with you an article written by Boo Chanco in the Philstar Business. The article starts as this: I don’t know how P-Noy feels about the attitude of DOTC officials regarding the...

Passengers – you (may) have more rights now 0

Passengers – you (may) have more rights now

From December 21, 2012 Airline passengers may have more rights. The Air Passenger Bill of Rights,  which aims to protect travelers from what are perceived to be abusive practices by local and foreign airlines...

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Aviation decline in the Philippines continues

This weekend two times information leaked into public space: Aviation safety is paramount The Business Mirror wrote: Don’t look now, but if you’re an airline passenger who arrived from abroad last Thursday from morning...

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PAL confuses customers

PAL (Philippine Airlines) has moved parts of their operation from NAIA terminal 2 to NAIA terminal 3.  PAL had for years been the only and exclusive user of NAIA terminal 2, the Centennial Terminal. 3...

You may soon drink San Mig Light on PAL Flights 2

You may soon drink San Mig Light on PAL Flights

San Miguel is set to acquire an indirect stake in flag carrier PAL by buying 49 percent of its parent, PAL Holdings, company president Ramon Ang said on Tuesday. Sources with knowledge of the...

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For sale or not for sale?

These days the local press is full of PAL stories. Is PAL (Philippine Airlines) for sale or not for sale? A few days ago, Philippines broadcaster (in American hands) announced: Lucio Tan confirms PAL...