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2014-07-15 08:20:54

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- Philippine Airlines has executed a Letter of Intent to power its order of 10 Airbus A320neo aircraft with Pratt & Whitney PurePower® engines. The PurePower Geared Turbofan(TM) engine family has completed nearly 10,000 hours of testing and more than 1,400 hours of flight testing. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company. "As we continue to modernize our fleet, we consistently...

2010-10-22 08:00:00

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Korean Air's first of four A380 aircraft is in final production at the Airbus headquarters in Toulouse, France, and delivery is expected in May. Korean Air will be the first Asian airline to use the aircraft on transpacific routes and the double-decker airplane will be outfitted with between 400 and 450 seats, making it the most spacious A380 anywhere. "The reduced seating layout will expand cabin space and provide customers with a truly...

2009-05-07 10:10:00

American Provides Updates on Additional Refurbishment Efforts FORT WORTH, Texas, May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Customers onboard American Airlines Flight 172 from New York (JFK) to Brussels (BRU) on Thursday, May 7, will be among the first to experience American's newly-reconfigured Boeing 757 international aircraft on a trans-Atlantic flight. American is in the process of reconfiguring 18 of its 124 Boeing 757s for use on international routes, and Thursday's JFK-to-Brussels flight is the...

2008-11-13 09:00:16

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced that Philippine Airlines (PAL), the country's flagship carrier and Asia's first commercial airline, will upgrade and consolidate its information infrastructure to an IBM System Storage solution to support the airline's round-the-clock, global business environment. With a fleet of young and modern aircraft that travels to 31 foreign cities and 30 domestic points, PAL has become one of the most respected airlines worldwide today. As PAL launches new routes to both...

2008-09-25 09:00:36

Typhoon Hagupit forces airlines cancel trips to Hong Kong MANILA, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- At least four airlines on Wednesday canceled seven scheduled flights from Manila to Hong Kong as Typhoon Hagupit moves to hit Hong Kong after battling the Philippines. According to local news network GMA News, one flight of Cebu Pacific, two flights of Philippine Airlines, three flights of Cathay Pacific, and one flight of China Southern Airlines scheduled to leave Manila on Wednesday, have been...


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'