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PAL Holdings chair Lucio Tan Sr. appointed group president

PAL Holdings chair Lucio Tan Sr. appointed group president

Feb. 20 | Dr. Lucio C. Tan, Sr. Dr. Lucio C. Tan, Sr. has been appointed president of PAL Holdings, Inc. (PHI), the parent firm of flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL). Tan Sr. fills the position vacated by his late son, Lucio K. Tan, Jr., who passed away in...

Amid coronavirus scare, PH carriers revise flight schedules into Chinese territories

Amid coronavirus scare, PH carriers revise flight schedules into Chinese territories

Jan. 31 | Local carriers Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines (PAL) have adjusted their flights into China, Hong Kong, and Macau in response to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), cases of which were first detected in Wuhan, China. Cebu Pacific,...

PAL revives nonstop Cebu-LA flights in May

PAL revives nonstop Cebu-LA flights in May

Jan. 24 | Philippine Airlines’ Boeing 777 300ERs Philippine Airlines (PAL) will reintroduce a nonstop Cebu-Los Angeles service in May 2020, restoring the only direct air link between the Visayas and mainland USA. The new service will increase PAL’s network...

MinDA eyes PAL’s revived Zambo-Kota Kinabalu service

MinDA eyes PAL’s revived Zambo-Kota Kinabalu service

Jan. 21 | Philippine Airlines Bombardier Q4 The Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) plans to optimize the revived Zamboanga-Kota Kinabalu flights of flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) to promote the shipment of halal and agricultural products to Malaysia. For...

PAL boosts southern connections with launch of new flights

PAL boosts southern connections with launch of new flights

Dec. 27 | Philippine Airlines (PAL) is expanding its route network from Cebu and upgrading Zamboanga to a mini-hub with the introduction of three new routes designed to increase linkages to and from various Mindanao gateways. The new routes that opened recently...

Lucio Tan’s grandson takes key posts in family enterprises

Lucio Tan’s grandson takes key posts in family enterprises

Dec. 20 | Image from Pixabay. Lucio “Hun hun” C. Tan III, grandson of tycoon Dr. Lucio C. Tan, Sr., has been elected as director of PAL Holdings, Inc. (PHI) and its subsidiaries, Philippine Airlines, Inc. (PAL) and Air Philippines Corp. (APC). Tan III, 27,...

PAL names Lucio Tan’s wife as Board vice chair

PAL names Lucio Tan’s wife as Board vice chair

Dec. 14 | Carmen K. Tan, wife of Philippine Airlines, Inc. (PAL) chairman and chief operating officer Dr. Lucio Tan, Sr., has been appointed vice chairman of the Board of Directors. The appointment of Mrs. Tan was approved by the board and disclosed by parent company...

Local air carriers report 2% rise in cargo volume for Jan-Sept

Local air carriers report 2% rise in cargo volume for Jan-Sept

Dec. 4 | Image by StockSnap from Pixabay. Cargo volume handled by Philippine domestic carriers grew 2.1% in the first three quarters of 2019 to 239.086 million kilograms (kg) from 234.211 million kg handled in the same quarters last year, data from the Civil Aeronautics...

PAL says on-time performance a record high among PHL carriers

PAL says on-time performance a record high among PHL carriers

Nov. 20 | Philippine Airlines (PAL) registered the highest on-time performance (OTP) among domestic carriers for flight departures out of Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) as of October 2019. PAL’s mainline services achieved an all-time high of 92% on-time...

PAL group sinks deeper into red with P7.86M loss in Jan-Sept

PAL group sinks deeper into red with P7.86M loss in Jan-Sept

Nov. 17 | PAL Holdings, Inc. reported a bigger loss of P7.863 million in the first nine months of 2019 from the P3.287 million it lost in the same period last year as it recorded a hefty loss in the third quarter. For the third quarter of 2019 alone, total comprehensive...