Philippines

Philippine Airlines files for bankruptcy protection in New York

Philippine Airlines is filing for the US Chapter 11 bankruptcy in New York to allow financial restructuring  ...


Philippine Airlines returns planes and defers new aircraft deliveries

Philippine Airlines returns existing aircraft and defers delivery of new planes under revenue strain from the Covid-19 Pandemic.  ...


50 killed in Philippine military cargo aircraft crash

A cargo plane carrying Philippine soldiers crashed on the island of Jolo, southwest Philippines, killing 50 and injuring 53....


US State Department clears F-16 sale to Philippines

The Philippines were authorized to buy American F-16 fighter jets and an array of weapons for them, the US State Department announced....


Philippine fighters monitor Chinese fleet at Julian Felipe Reef

The Philippine Air Force was sent to monitor 180 to 200 fishing vessels suspected of belonging to the Chinese maritime militia near Julian Felipe Reef....


AirAsia Philippines looks for contributor to secure fresh capital

Ricky Isla, the CEO of AirAsia Philippines, the Philippine affiliate air carrier of AirAsia Group, announced that the airline started negotiations among financial institutions in order to secure fresh capital and keep itself afloat....


Cebu Air firms up 15 A320neo jets, Airbus approaches 1000 orders

The Philippine airline finalized the order for 15 Airbus A320neo family aircraft. A Memorandum of Understanding for the order was first signed in June 2019, during the Paris Air Show....


Xiamen Air jet badly damaged after runway excursion in Manila

A Boeing 737 of Chinese company Xiamen Air operating flight MF8667 skidded off the runway on the night of August 16, 2018. The plane landed under heavy rain at Ninoy-Aquino International Airport (MNL) in Manila, Philippines. No injuries were reported among the 165 people on board....