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Palace happy PAL passengers ‘safe’ after emergency landing

Palace happy PAL passengers ‘safe’ after emergency landing By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Malacañang on Friday was thankful that the crew and passengers of local flag carrier Philippine Airlines’ (PAF) Boeing 777 plane are safe following an emergency landing at the Los Angeles International Airport. A PAL Flight 113 on its … Continue reading

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PAL Express among ‘Asia’s Top 100 Employers’

PAL Express among ‘Asia’s Top 100 Employers’ By Ma. Cristina Arayata  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — PAL Express was recently awarded as among Asia’s Top 100 Employers during the 10th Asia’s Best Employer Brand Awards held in Singapore, the carrier announced Friday. “This award is significant as it recognizes our commitment to take care of our … Continue reading

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PAL reminds passengers: Lithium batteries, other items prohibited

PAL reminds passengers: Lithium batteries, other items prohibited By Ma. Cristina Arayata MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) on Monday reminded its passengers that lithium ion batteries and many other items are prohibited in their luggage. In its official Facebook page, PAL listed that more than 2 grams of lithium batteries, … Continue reading

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Philippine Airlines to probe passenger’s death onboard flight

PAL to probe passenger’s death onboard flight By Ma. Cristina Arayata MANILA — The Philippine Airlines (PAL) will investigate the incident involving a 63-year old woman who died on Monday while aboard her flight bound for Manila. On Tuesday, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) reported that the woman was a passenger of flight PR … Continue reading

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Northern Cagayan airport starts commercial flights

Northern Cagayan airport starts commercial flights By Liwayway Yparraguirre CALASIAO, Pangasinan (Philippines News Agency) – Commercial flights started operations at the Cagayan North International Airport (CNIA) on Sunday, with Royal Air’s (RJ 100) inaugural flight from Macau to Lal-lo municipality. In an interview, Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) Special Assistant for Investments and Promotions Raymundo … Continue reading

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PAL system upgrade successful

PAL system upgrade successful By Ma. Cristina Arayata MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) said its system upgrade was successful as of 3 p.m. Sunday. “We are very pleased with the successful transition to (PAL’s) new passenger services system, Amadeus Althea Suite. All direct channels — internet booking engine, ticketing offices, … Continue reading

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PAL announces terminal transfer of Int’l flights

PAL announces terminal transfer of Int’l flights By Ma. Cristina Arayata MANILA (Philippines News Agency) —  Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) announced Tuesday it will transfer some of its international flights from Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 2 to Terminal 1. “We want to distribute flights among the (NAIA) terminals where we operate to … Continue reading