News And Events

October 2018


Announcement

PAL gears up for nonstop flights to New York

16 Oct 2018
On October 29, 2018, 4-Star carrier Philippine Airlines will mark another milestone in aviation history as the first airline to mount a direct nonstop service to the Big Apple from the Philippines.
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September 2018


Travel Advisory

PAL CANCELS FLIGHTS TO NAGOYA, OSAKA DUE TO TYPHOON TRAMI

29 Sep 2018
Due to the expected proximity of Typhoon Trami to Osaka and Nagoya on September 30 - October 1, Philippine Airlines has cancelled several flights to and from these cities in Japan within the said period and will endeavor to rebook affected passengers on replacement flights.
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Announcement

PAL grants AFP Military Personnel Travel Privileges

26 Sep 2018
4-Star carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) recently signed a memorandum of agreement providing all AFP military personnel travel privileges in the form of discounted domestic economy or business class tickets.
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Announcement

PAL wins another 4-Star international award

24 Sep 2018
Philippine Airlines has won another international award, garnering a FOUR STAR Major Regional Airline 2019 rating certified by APEX – the New York-based Airline Passenger Experience Association, a world-renowned global, non-profit airline customer association.
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Travel Advisory

PAL Advisory

20 Sep 2018
Please be advised that due to ongoing repairwork at the Marcelo Fernan Bridge, it is important to leave your places of residence early for the Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA) to give you adequate lead time to go through traffic and make it to your flights.
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Travel Advisory

New Closure Time of Check-in Counters for International Flights

16 Sep 2018
Philippine Airlines would like to inform passengers that effective October 28, 2018, the airline will strictly implement the NEW CLOSURE TIME OF CHECK-IN COUNTERS FOR INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS departing from Manila, Cebu, Clark, Kalibo, Puerto Princesa and Tagbilaran.
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Travel Advisory

Enhanced security measures for New Zealand flights

13 Sep 2018
In line with the regulatory requirements of Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand (CAANZ), Philippine Airlines will enhance security measures for all New Zealand-bound flights starting on 16 September 2018.
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Travel Advisory

Philippine Airlines Advisory

12 Sep 2018
The closure of Osaka's Kansai International Airport has been extended until September 13 (Thursday), after which the airport will reopen on a limited capacity basis on September 14 (Friday). Thus, Philippine Airlines has cancelled the following flights to/from Osaka Kansai:
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Travel Advisory

PAL Advisory: Typhoon Ompong

12 Sep 2018
Philippine Airlines is closely monitoring the track and strength typhoon Ompong (international codename: Mangkhut) as it moves past the Philippines in the next few days.
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Travel Advisory

PAL Advisory as of September 6, 2018 (Thursday) 10:00 am

06 Sep 2018
Philippine Airlines is cancelling all flights to / from Osakai Kansai (Japan) until September 12, 2018 (Wednesday), as the Kansai International Airport will remain closed for repair and rehabilitation work after Typhoon Jebi caused major flooding and extensive damage to airport facilities and access roads.
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Travel Advisory

PAL to Launch Sapporo Route by October 8, 2018

06 Sep 2018
Due to a strong 6.7 earthquake which hit Hokkaido early this morning resulting in power outages and blocked roads, PAL will be postponing the original September 10 launch of its Manila - Sapporo - Manila route to a new date - OCTOBER 8, 2018.
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Travel Advisory

PAL Advisory as of September 5, 2018 (Wednesday) 5:00 pm

05 Sep 2018
Philippine Airlines is cancelling all flights to / from Osakai Kansai (Japan) until September 12, 2018 (Wednesday), as the Kansai International Airport will remain closed for repair and rehabilitation work after Typhoon Jebi caused major flooding and extensive damage to airport facilities and access roads.
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Announcement

PAL Advisory as of September 4, 2018 (Tuesday) 5:00 pm

04 Sep 2018
All Philippine Airlines (PAL) flights to and from Osaka Kansai (Japan) are cancelled today, September 4, 2018, as strong wind and heavy rains from super typhoon Jebi caused the temporary closure of Kansai International Airport, which has been affected by flooding and a closure of the access bridge to the mainland.
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Announcement

PAL Advisory as of September 4, 2018 (Tuesday) 7:00 pm

04 Sep 2018
Philippine Airlines (PAL) is cancelling the following flights to and from Osaka Kansai, Japan, scheduled for September 5, 2018 due to the temporary closure of Kansai International Airport, which has been affected by flooding and a closure of the access bridge to the mainland. These are in addition to the earlier announced cancellation of all flights to/from Osaka Kansai for Sept. 4, 2018.
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Announcement

PAL Advisory as of September 4, 2018 (Tuesday) 9:00 pm

04 Sep 2018
Philippine Airlines is cancelling flights to / from Osakai Kansai Japan scheduled for September 5 to 6 due to the temporary closure of Kansai International Airport which has been affected by flooding and a closure of an access bridge to the mainland, as follows:
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Announcement

PAL Advisory: Typhoon Jebi

02 Sep 2018
As explained in our Advisory #2, with regard to PAL flights to/from Osaka and Nagoya on September 3 and 4 that were cancelled due to Typhoon Jebi affecting parts of Japan, passengers on these cancelled flights are being rebooked on replacement or first available flights.
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