Philippine Airlines launches the new B777-300ER aircraft on the London - Manila route, which substantially enhances the passenger travel experience and increases capacity for the airline.
Daily flights for the B777-300ER start from Wednesday 6 December.
Jaime J. Bautista, President and COO of Philippine Airlines said, “The launch of the B777-300ER makes Philippine Airlines a strong contender for the flight market from the UK to Asia and Australasia. Our vision is to become a five-star airline and we are working towards achieving this through an extensive programme of fleet modernisation, route network expansion, service innovations and competitive flight price promotions."
The new B777-300ER Business Class provides the utmost inflight passenger comfort, with 78-inch pitch seats which adjust into fully flat beds.
All seats feature an 18.4-inch personal TV screen, a retractable privacy divider, in-seat power supply to charge via mains or USB and an ottoman that opens to reveal a personal storage area.
Likewise, the B777-300ER’s Economy Class is designed for optimal comfort, with a wider seat pitch of up to 34 inches and fully adjustable leather headrests. 11-inch touch-screen personal TVs and built-in USB ports allow PAL’s guests to indulge in world-class inflight entertainment throughout their flight.
Across both cabins passengers can enjoy over 300 hours of screen entertainment international whilst staying connected on their devices via myPALWifi.
PAL plans to acquire six brand new Airbus A350s for delivery starting mid-2018 and reconfiguration of eight Airbus A330s to serve destinations including Honolulu, Melbourne, Sydney, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore, Tokyo and Osaka.