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Philippines Airlines

Philippines Airlines was founded in 1941 and currently operates a fleet of different types of Airbus aircraft, plus Boeing 777s. They serve destinations around the world as well as many domestic routes to connect the many islands of the Philippines. Their generous carry on baggage policy allows two personal items along with a standard carry on item. Read below for more information about the Philippines Airlines cabin baggage size and weight allowances.

Updated October 2019

Headquarters Country: Philippines


Carry on luggage size info for Philippines Airlines

Number of items allowed: 1 carry on item plus 2 of the following personal items –

  • a small handbag
  • pocket book or purse
  • an overcoat, wrap or blanket
  • a small camera or binoculars
  • laptop with case
  • a reasonable amount of reading material
  • infant’s food for consumption in flight
  • pair of crutches and/or braces, walking stick and other prosthetic device for the passenger’s use provided that the passenger is dependent upon them

The Philippines Airlines website states that the weight of these two items combined must not exceed 7 kg / 15 lbs.

Maximum allowed in imperial: (official)

  • H x W x D = 22 x 14 x 9 in
  • Linear dimensions = 45 in
  • Weight = 15 lbs

Maximum allowed in metric: (official)

  • H x W x D = 56 x 36 x 23 cm
  • Linear dimensions = 115 cm
  • Weight = 7 kg

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