Article 1 - Applicability
Section 1. GENERAL
These Conditions are the Conditions of Carriage referred to in the Passenger Ticket and Baggage Check of Philippine Airlines, Inc. and, except as provided in Secs. 3, 5, and 6 of this Article, as well as in applicable international treaties and Conventions and unless otherwise expressly stated, these Conditions of Carriage apply to both international and domestic carriage by air of Passenger and baggage, including services incidental thereto, performed by Carrier for compensation or reward.
Sec 2. GRATUITOUS CARRIAGE
These Conditions also apply to gratuitous or reduced fare carriage except to the extent that Carrier has provided otherwise in the relevant contracts, passes or Tickets.
Sec. 3. CARRIAGE TO/FROM CANADA AND USA
(a) These Conditions apply to carriage between places in Canada or between a place in Canada and any place outside thereof, only to the extent that they are incorporated in tariffs in force in Canada.
(b) These Conditions apply to air transportation as defined in the U.S. Federal Aviation Act of 1958 only in so far as these Conditions are consistent with said Act and the orders, rules and regulations issued pursuant thereto.
Sec. 4. CONDITIONS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
These Conditions are subject to change without notice with the approval of the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB), provided that no such change shall apply after ticket has been issued.
Sec. 5. CHARTERS
If carriage is performed pursuant to a charter agreement with Carrier, these conditions apply only to the extent that they are incorporated by reference in the terms of the charter agreement and the charter ticket. In case of any inconsistency between these Conditions and the provisions of said charter agreement and/or charter ticket, the latter shall prevail.
Sec. 6. OVERRIDING LAW
To the extent that any provision contained or referred to herein is contrary to anything contained in the Convention as defined in Article 2 hereof, where applicable, and/or any applicable laws, government regulations, orders or requirements that cannot be waived by agreement of the parties, such provision shall not apply. The invalidity of any provision shall not affect the validity of any other provision.