PAL to use bigger planes for service to New York (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) said its Manila-to-New York service would use newer and larger Boeing 777-300ERs starting Oct. 26 this year to increase capacity in this route. In a statement on Friday, PAL said the Boeing planes would replace the Airbus A340s currently being used in flights between Manila and New York. The B777s have…