Philippine Airlines said it will acquire six 76-seat Q400s and nine 50-seat Q300s that will be delivered in the next 4-6 months. Aircraft are valued at $150 million, PAL said, and will be used to "boost trade, tourism and local economies in rural island communities." It did not indicate the source of the aircraft.
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