Philippine Airlines was established to boost the economic growth of the Philippine as a country. The first flight of the airlines took off on March 15, 1941 and marked its name in the history. Philippine Airlines was the first airline company in Asia, which paved the path of growth in the country. With a comprehensive schedule of Philippine Airlines flights, low air fare and convenient online booking of air tickets, the airline has positioned itself among top airlines in the world. The airline boasts of its modern fleet and widespread network covering 31 destinations abroad and 29 locations in Philippine. It founded the Philippine Airlines Foundation (PALF) in 1992 to provide disaster relief and crisis intervention. Backed by excellent hospitality and top notch services, Philippine Airlines has become a favourite of many passengers around the world. The quality of services provided by the airline sets it apart from other airlines in the aviation industry. To show its commitment to passengers, Philippine Airlines came up with the 'Call for excellence' in order to serve passengers better. Philippine Airlines is also one of the first to offer online booking services to its passengers. Adding to the convenience of passengers is the web check-in facility offered by Philippine Airlines.