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HongKong - Philippine Air Lines

Stylised image of a PAL DC-8 flying into Hong Kong aside a glamorous lady in qipao and holding a fan to her chest. A poster was designed to encourage the airline's domestic Filipino clients to fly to Hong Kong to enjoy its sophisticated and modern lifestyle and shopping. PAL acquired its first DC-8 in 1962 having previously used a Boeing 707 on this premium route.

Author / Creator Unknown
Format 1 poster : color ; 62 x 46 cm on cloth board 72 x 56 cm
Publisher Philippine Airlines
Year circa 1962
HKBU Library collection Hong Kong Travel Poster Collection
Work type Painting Poster
Airline Company Philippine Airlines
Keyword(s) Aircrafts Harbors Junks Qipao Women
Library record View the record in HKBU library catalogue
Copyrighted CC BY-NC 4.0

Cite this image as: "HongKong - Philippine Air Lines", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 21/06/2424,

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