News & Events

PAL opens new domestic routes

Apr 7, 2015

Enjoy summer in the Philippines! more

PAL Advisory

Apr 4, 2015

Flight Cancellations Due to Typhoon Chedeng more

Passenger Advisory for Holy week

Apr 1, 2015

For this Holy Week, PAL maintains its regular domestic and international schedules with slight adjustments in domestic flights. more

PAL opens Manila - Tablas service

Mar 30, 2015

Dive into the beauty of the Philippines! Discover Tablas more


Mar 27, 2015

Please be advised that effective March 30, 2015, several ticket offices will have new locations. more

PAL sets paperless entry at NAIA Terminal 2

Mar 17, 2015

PAL and MIAA - Breaking new grounds in airport operations more

PAL Flies to New York

Mar 16, 2015

Philippine Airlines (PAL) returns to the U.S. East Coast more

PAL and LTP services agreement

Mar 12, 2015

Philippine Airlines (PAL) recently awarded its two-year base maintenance services for its Airbus fleet to Lufthansa Technik Philippines, Inc. (LTP) more


Mar 5, 2015

Philippine Airlines today announced the launching of new flights to China. more

Junior Champ Arevalo Added to Orchard Roster

Feb 24, 2015

Former junior world champion Kristoffer Arevalo suits up for Orchard as it opens defense of its Philippine Airlines Men’s Interclub championship today at the tree-lined Cebu Country Club layout here. more

Manage My Booking

Feb 19, 2015

PAL Offers ‘Manage My Booking’ Service for Online Transactions more

New Domestic Fare Attributes

Feb 12, 2015

Introducing our new domestic fare attributes more

Flight Advisory

Jan 19, 2015

Please be advised that the following A320 flights are not operating tomorrow (Jan20) due to the runway obstruction at Tacloban airport. more

Pope Francis Visit Flight Advisory 2

Jan 12, 2015

Philippine Airlines (PAL) is adjusting the departure and arrival of 120 domestic and international flights on January 15, 17 and 19, 2015 during the visit of Pope Francis. more

Pope Francis Visit Flight Advisory 1

Jan 7, 2015

A total of 71 Philippine Airlines (PAL) flights will be cancelled on January 15 and 19, 2015 to give way to the arrival and departure ceremonies of Pope Francis at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). more

PAL Cebu-Nagoya Maiden Flight

Dec 23, 2014

A Philippine Airlines Airbus 321 aircraft receives a water cannon salute as it taxis to the main runway of the Mactan, Cebu International Airport prior to its take off for Nagoya, Japan. more

PAL Cebu-Osaka Maiden Flight

Dec 22, 2014

A Philippine Airlines Airbus 321 aircraft is given a water cannon salute at the Mactan, Cebu International Airport prior to its maiden journey to Osaka, Japan. more


Dec 19, 2014

Philippine Airlines is advising its passengers to allot more time in going to the airport due to the deteriorating holiday-rush traffic compounded by ongoing roadworks such as construction of the elevated skyway. more

PAL Tacloban flights suspended during Pope's visit

Dec 14, 2014

Philippine Airlines (PAL) passengers flying to or from Tacloban on January 17, 2015 are advised to rebook their tickets as Tacloban airport will be closed to all commercial flights during Pope Francis' visit to the storm-ravaged city. more

Mabuhay Miles Elite Invitational set Dec. 1 at Southwoods

Nov 21, 2014

CARMONA, Cavite – The 2014 Mabuhay Miles Elite Invitational golf tournament tees off December 1 at the Manila Southwoods Golf and Country Club here with a field of about 250 business leaders, corporate chief executives and other captains of industry, organizers announced today. more

PAL sets introductory fares to New York

Nov 14, 2014

Philippine Airlines (PAL) is offering an introductory fare for as low as $610.00 to New York to celebrate the flag carrier's return to the Big Apple. more

Philippine Airlines set to expand routes to Japan

Oct 28, 2014

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines will expand routes to Japan with the opening of new services to Osaka and Nagoya via Cebu. more

PAL San Francisco new office address

Oct 27, 2014

We would like to inform you that effective 01 November 2014, Philippine Airlines San Francisco office will be transferring to a new location more

PAL Flight Advisory October 13, 2014

Oct 13, 2014

The Narita - MNL flight tomorrow PR 431 OCt. 14, PR 431 is cancelled due to typhoon Vongfong. Passengers of cancelled PR 431 will be absorbed by PR 427 departing Narita airport at 1:30PM local time (JPN time) more

PAL flies to New York in March 2015

Sep 30, 2014

Philippine Airlines is flying to the Big Apple, New York City, on March 15, 2015, marking the carrier's much-awaited network expansion to the US east coast. more

PAL Flight Advisory - September 19, 2014

Sep 18, 2014

Pleased be advised of the following additional flight cancellations today September 19 (Friday) more

PAL Flight Advisory as of 5PM, Sept 13, 2014

Sep 13, 2014

PAL FLIGHT CANCELLATIONS Please be advised that due to typhoon 'Luis', the folllowing flights tomorrow, September 14 (Sunday) are cancelled more

PAL Flight Advisory Sept. 9, 2014

Sep 10, 2014

Please be advised that effective September 11 (Thursday), Philippine Airlines will begin operating an average of 6 round trip flights daily betweenManila and Tacloban until further notice. more

PAL Fight Advisory Sept. 3, 2014

Sep 3, 2014

Please be advised that Philippine Airlines will resume flights to and from Tacloban airport beginning tomorrow, September 4(Thursday) until further notice. more

PAL Flight Advisory (as of 1:00PM, September 2, 2014)

Sep 2, 2014

Please be advised that the Tacloban airport will be temporarily closed from 6AM September 3 (Wednesday) to 6AM September 4, 2014 (Thursday) to make way for runway repairs as earlier announced by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP). more

Muslim orphans flown to Manila to start new lives

Jul 28, 2014

The decades-old armed conflict in Mindanao, notwithstanding recent successful efforts at forging peace with Muslim rebels, continues to take its toll on innocent children, many of whom have turned orphans as their parents become statistics of war casualties. more

PAL condoles with victims of downed aircraft; assures passengers of safe routes

Jul 18, 2014

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines today assured its passengers that it does not fly over Ukrainian airspace, following the tragic incident involving a Malaysian Airlines aircraft that was reportedly shot down over an area of conflict. more


Jul 14, 2014

PHOTO RELEASE PAL @ TRAVEL EXPO 3. Hundreds of bargain-hunters again swarmed the PAL booth during opening day of the 3rd Travel Madness Expo held July 4 to 6, 2014 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City. Right photo shows PAL officials flanking Tourism Assistant Secretary Benito C. Bengzon when he visited the PAL booth. From left, they are: Tony Herrera, PAL assistant vice president for Phi more

Philippine Airlines and Etihad Airways Launch Landmark Agreement

Jul 11, 2014

Philippine Airlines (PAL) and Etihad Airways today announced a strategic partnership agreement that marks a new era of cooperation between the flag carriers. more

PAL eyes increased frequency to Canada

May 30, 2014

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines is eyeing to double its flight frequencies to Canada following the successful conclusion of air talks between negotiating panels both countries. more

PAL taps MedAire for in-flight medical support

May 28, 2014

Passengers and crew on Philippine Airlines’ long-haul international flights can now be assured of round-the-clock access to some of the best medical advice in the world while in the air – thanks to a new agreement that the flag carrier has forged with MedAire, the world’s leading provider of in-flight medical advice and assistance. more

Newest PAL jet with wireless ife

May 20, 2014

PAL's new Airbus 330-300 HGW (high gross weight) jet, which boasts of an ultra-modern Business Class and introduces the country's first wireless inflight entertainment, was formally unveiled to the public last May 15 at Villamor Air Base in Pasay City. more

PAL debuts new business class with latest A330-300 HGW wide-body jet

May 18, 2014

Philippine Airlines has commenced the latest phase of its fleet modernization program with the delivery of its newest long-range aircraft, the Airbus A330-300 High Gross Weight jet, featuring a modern, two-class cabin configured into economy (with a sub-section premium economy) and an all-new, state-of-the-art business class. more

PAL's B777s fly to US

May 15, 2014

After the recent upgrading of the Philippines to Category 1 rating by the US Federal Aviation Administration, Philippine Airlines (PAL) has deployed its fleet of Boeing 777-300ER aircraft on the non-stop flights to the US mainland – to Los Angeles last May 3 and to San Francisco last May 9. more

PAL retires its flagship B747

May 15, 2014

In the 1970s, with the emergence of new airline companies, Philippine Airlines envisioned itself to be one of the best in Southeast Asia. To achieve this, PAL ordered four Boeing 747-200Bs to be deployed on the trans-Pacific service whose flight frequencies rose by 50 percent by 1978. more

Thank you B747, Hello B777!

May 13, 2014

The PAL jumbo jets – the iconic Boeing 747-400s – were formally retired yesterday (May 12) in a ceremony where the flag carrier also announced the use of the new B777-300ER as replacement on the trans-Pacific routes, following the country's Category 1 upgrading by the US government. more

PAL celebrates Pope John Paul II sainthood

Apr 30, 2014

As Papal carrier during Pope John Paul II's 1981 and 1995 Philippine visits, Philippine Airlines joined all Filipino Catholics in celebrating the recent canonization of the well-loved Pontiff by way of a memorabilia & photo exhibit currently on display at the international pre-departure area of the NAIA Terminal 2. Photo shows Rev. Fr. Modesto Teston, parish priest of Our Lady of the Airways, bles more

PAL, Etihad sign landmark deal

Apr 28, 2014

Etihad Airways and Philippine Airlines have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that marks a new era of cooperation between the flag carriers. more

PAL committed to sustainable development

Apr 23, 2014

Philippine Airlines said it will formalize and strengthen a freight policy it has recently adopted to stop the shipment of shark fin in support of its overall commitment to sustainable development. more

Philippine Airlines Express flights to Dubai

Apr 22, 2014

PAL Express flights to Dubai -- 2P 658/659 will temporarily land at Al Maktoum International Airport (airport code: DWC) starting May 1, 2014 to give way to the refurbishment of the runway of Dubai International Airport (airport code: DXB). more

PAL poised for US expansion, anticipates growth opportunities with lifting of ban

Apr 10, 2014

Philippine Airlines (PAL) is ready to implement an expansion plan in the United States, following the re-classification of the country’s aviation safety rating to Category 1, which it said would boost tourism and trade and open up new and exciting opportunities for the flag carrier. more

PAL launches Haneda services

Apr 1, 2014

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines has launched twice-daily flights to Haneda Airport, the preferred gateway of business travelers and tourists looking for the nearest and quickest access to Tokyo, Japan’s business capital. more

PAL launches today new service between Manila and Tokyo-Haneda

Mar 30, 2014

Philippine Airlines begins its twice-daily non-stop service between Manila and Tokyo-Haneda today March 30, 2014 making PAL the biggest carrier servicing direct flights between the Philippines and Japan. more

Philippine Airlines Express flights to Dubai temporarily transfer to new airport

Mar 18, 2014

PAL Express flights to Dubai -- 2P 658/659 will temporarily land at Al Maktoum International Airport (airport code: DWC) starting May 1, 2014 to give way to the refurbishment of the runway of Dubai International Airport (airport code: DXB). more

PAL Men’s Interclub

Mar 2, 2014

John Kier Abdon anchored a swashbuckling finish yesterday, shooting a two-over-par 72 worth 34 points to lead Orchard to its first Men’s Championship division title in the PAL Interclub at tree-lined Marapara here. more

Orchard holds sway, nears title

Mar 2, 2014

Orchard, getting 33 points from Nico Santiano and 32 from Raymund Sangil, yesterday pooled 113 at Binitin in Murcia to take a 10-point lead over new pursuer Alabang going into the final round of the 67th Philippine Airlines Interclub Men’s championship. more


Mar 2, 2014


PAL Interclub Men’s Tournament

Feb 27, 2014

Jan Phillipe de Claro of Orchard stays in sight with the ball as he putts on the first hole of the Negros Occidental Golf and Country Club (Marapara course) during the second round in the championship division of the 67th PAL Interclub Men’s Tournament in Bacolod. more

Orchard pads lead to six over Del Monte

Feb 27, 2014

Orchard bucked a bum front nine by its second day lineup at Marapara yesterday to shoot 109 points and bloat its lead over Del Monte to six halfway through the 67th playing of the Philippine Airlines Interclub Men’s championship. more

Orchard zooms to early Interclub lead

Feb 26, 2014

Orchard, labeled by defending champion Cebu Country Club as the darkhorse in the 67th Philippine Airlines Interclub Men’s championship, immediately made its presence felt yesterday to instantly transform into a tournament favorite. more

PAL Interclub Advancer

Feb 24, 2014

BACOLOD CITY – The 27th Philippine Airlines Seniors Interclub golf team championships get going Thursday with defending champion Canlubang parading two new recruits in its bid for a fourth straight championship. more

3-way fight looms at PAL Seniors Interclub

Feb 17, 2014

A three-way fight looms when the 28th Philippine Airlines Seniors Interclub golf team championships kick off on Thursday in two golf courses in Bacolod. more


Feb 17, 2014

The huge (1,100 square meters) Philippine Airlines booth at the recent Travel Tour Expo 2014 at the SMX Convention Center, Pasay City, more

PALEx normalizes operations to and from Tagbilaran

Jan 3, 2014

Please be advised that PALex is expected to normalize operations to and from Tagbilaran tomorrow, January 3, 2014, following repairs which returns its grounded aircraft back to service. more


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