Principal Airlines to add its first Boeing 737-300

PAL-Principal Airlines (Santiago) announced the arrival of a Boeing 737-300 that will allow the company to increase its payloads and range over the 737-200s currently in service. The new arrival will be the first of a number of CFM56-powered 737s that are expected to be acquired by PAL during the year.

PAL has also confirmed the lease of an Airbus A340 from HiFly that will transport soccer fans from Chile, Argentina and Uruguay to the World Cup in South Africa.

Copyright Photo: Alvaro Romero. The classic Boeing 737-236 CC-CZO (msn 22030) arrives at the Santiago base.