Philippine airlines will be deploying its new generation Airbus A350-900 on Manila to London and North America routes. The first flight to London will begin in September and to New York in October 2018. The non-stop flight is estimated to take 15.5 hours, departing from JFK Airport at 2 AM and arriving in Manila at 6 PM.
The aircraft cabin is configured in three-class, with 30 seats in business class, 24 in premium economy and 241 in economy. All seats are equiped with personal 18″ TV screens having dual screen functionality. Passengers can pair their screens with mobile devices via a myPAL Player app to select content to be displayed on the screen or track the flight’s progress.
The Philippine Airlines will take delivery of the aircraft in July.