Philippine Airlines (PAL) has taken delivery of
its first Airbus A321neo aircraft in Hamburg, Germany.
This is the first of 21 Airbus A321neo
aircraft ordered by the airline under its fleet renewal programme.
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engines, the new aircraft features a premium two class layout with
12 business class seats and 154 seats in the main cabin.
Philippine Airlines will deploy the A321neo
aircraft across the Asia-Pacific region, including Australia and
The Airbus fleet at Philippine Airlines
currently includes 25 A320ceo Family aircraft, 15 widebody A330s
and five A340s. The carrier will also take delivery of the first
of six A350-900 widebody aircraft on order later this year.