PAL President and Chief Operating Officer Jaime J. Bautista said the newest offering by the country’s flag carrier is made possible through its partnership with Skyroam. He said myPAL Roam is the latest addition to PAL’s service innovations, which already include the myPAL Player, myPAL Wifi, and the myPAL Mobile – components of the myPAL eSuite.
The myPAL Roam provides easy, fast, secure and affordable mobile data anywhere in the world.
“We are aware of our passengers’ need to stay connected anywhere in the world. Your flag carrier continues to innovate to further enhance the total travel experience. So whether you’re flying across the country or halfway around the globe, we made sure we’ve got you covered,” Bautista said.
The legacy carrier realized the benefits of mobile connectivity where airline passengers using device to stay in touch and informed, and by launching the myPAL Roam, it connects you in over 80 countries in cooperation with Skyroam.
PAL said, “for a reasonable fee of only P490 per day, the Wifi device may be rented through the PAL Boutique, located in the PAL Ticket Office lobby, PNB Financial Center in Pasay City.”
Other rental channels, PAL added, are the NAIA Terminal 2 departure area and roam.philippineairlines.com.
The device may be returned through the PAL Boutique, NAIA Terminal 2 arrival area, Home Pick-Up and Onboard Return service.
The 80 countries that users may enjoy internet access such are: Argentina, Albania, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Cambodia, Chile, China, Christmas Island, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Colombia, Costa Rica, Denmark, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guam, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Saipan, San Marino, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vatican, Venezuela, and Vietnam.
“With almost everything just a click away, getting connected is key. This technology on connectivity has allowed us to be linked to virtually anyone, anywhere in the world,” PAL Ancillary Business Unit Vice President Kevin Hartigan-Go said.