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5 PH airlines pledge to review flight operations to help decongest NAIA

5 PH airlines pledge to review flight operations to help decongest NAIA

Jun. 27 | Five Philippine airline operators have committed to review and rationalize flight operations to improve on-time performance at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), as well as to consider transferring commercial flights to Sangley Airport in...

PAL’s new OIC gets nod of board of directors

PAL’s new OIC gets nod of board of directors

Jun. 25 | Philippine Airlines’ (PAL) board of directors (BOD) has approved the appointment of Vivienne K. Tan as officer-in-charge (OIC) of the flag carrier and its other companies following the retirement of chief operating officer and president Jaime J. Bautista. PAL’s...

PH domestic airlines saw 9.9% cargo growth in Q1, with Cebu Pacific ahead

PH domestic airlines saw 9.9% cargo growth in Q1, with Cebu Pacific ahead

Jun. 6 | Image by PublicDomainPictures from Pixabay Cargo volume handled by Philippine domestic carriers grew 9.9% in the first quarter of 2019 to 78.373 million kilograms (kg) from 71.299 million kg handled in the same quarter last year as airlines posted a mix...

ANA Holdings joins PAL board of directors following share purchase

ANA Holdings joins PAL board of directors following share purchase

Jun. 4 | Image by rawpixel from Pixabay Philippine Airlines (PAL) has elected ANA Holdings, Inc. (ANA HD) senior advisor Ryuhei Maeda as a member of its Board of Directors, after the Japanese firm acquired a 9.5% share in the Philippine flag carrier’s parent...

PAL suspends Manila-New Delhi service launch

PAL suspends Manila-New Delhi service launch

Mar. 21 | Philippine Airlines (PAL) is suspending until further notice the launch of its Manila-New Delhi-Manila service. “We are constrained to take this step as news of India-Pakistan border tensions has prompted many travelers to cancel bookings and defer...

PH airlines register 16% growth in 2018 cargo volume

PH airlines register 16% growth in 2018 cargo volume

Mar. 3 | Cargo volume handled by Philippine airlines rose 16.11% in 2018 to 323.384 million kilograms (kg) from 278.509 million kg airlifted in 2017 as almost all carriers recorded double-digit increases, data from the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) showed. Of...

ANA Holdings purchases 9.5% stake in PAL Holdings

ANA Holdings purchases 9.5% stake in PAL Holdings

Jan. 29 | Photo from www.philippineairlines.com ANA Holdings, Inc (ANA HD), parent of All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-star airline for six consecutive years, will invest US$95 million in PAL Holdings Inc. and acquire 9.5% of PAL Holdings’...

PAL ushers summer with new Hanoi, Phnom Penh, New Delhi flights

PAL ushers summer with new Hanoi, Phnom Penh, New Delhi flights

Jan. 14 | Philippine Airlines (PAL) is ramping up its operations in the Asian region by launching new routes to Hanoi (Vietnam), Phnom Penh (Cambodia) and New Delhi (India) from its Manila hub, starting summer. The new route to Phnom Penh is the first direct air...

PAL’s Nagoya-Cebu direct flight to debut in March

PAL’s Nagoya-Cebu direct flight to debut in March

Jan. 6 | Philippine Airlines (PAL) will begin operating a daily service between Nagoya and Cebu starting March 31, 2019. PR480 will depart Nagoya’s Chubu Centrair International Airport at 9:10 a.m. every day and arrive in Cebu by 2:30 p.m., while PR479 will...

PAL dubbed ‘most improved airline’ by global ratings body

PAL dubbed ‘most improved airline’ by global ratings body

Nov. 18 | Philippine Airlines (PAL) has earned the world’s Most Improved Airline for 2019 award, according to the Australia-based airline review firm AirlineRatings.com. The airline review website noted PAL’s initiatives “to expand its global footprint using...