LOOK: Philippine Airlines welcomes 5th Airbus A350-900

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Posted at Feb 21 2019 01:56 PM

Philippine Airlines' latest Airbus A350-900. Handout

MANILA - Philippine Airlines on Thursday said it has received its fifth Airbus A350-900 dubbed as the "Love Bus."

In a statement, the flag carrier said officials welcomed the aircraft at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 2 on Wednesday. 

The "kissmark" logo on the brand new A350-900 commemorates the 40-year partnership of PAL and plane-maker Airbus, the airline said. 

Philippine airlines said the first Love Bus started flying in December 1979. 

PAL personnel welcome the new Airbus A350-900 at the NAIA Terminal 2. Handout