pakistan international airlines]
- Pakistan International Airlines accused the Taliban, which announced an interim government last month, of arbitrary rule changes and intimidation of staff.
Published on Oct 14, 2021 04:32 PM IST
- A spokesperson for Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) said they’re planning to operate charter flights at the behest of certain customer demands who want to evacuate their people from Kabul.
Published on Sep 11, 2021 07:08 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Kunal Gaurav, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Pakistan has opened a criminal probe into 50 pilots and five civil aviation officials who allegedly helped them falsify credentials to secure pilot licences.
Updated on Sep 25, 2020 11:24 AM IST
Islamabad |Reuters | Posted by Karan Manral
A Pakistani news outlet reported PIA had confirmed the US ban and said it would address the concerns through ongoing corrective measures within the airline.
Updated on Jul 10, 2020 06:15 AM IST
Sydney |Reuters | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
Aviation Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan announced last week the grounding of 262 airline pilots suspected of dodging their exams, a move that caused global concern.
Updated on Jun 30, 2020 09:29 PM IST
Karachi |Reuters | Posted by Niyati Singh
CCTV images released with the report showed sparks flying across the runway as the engines scraped the ground.
Updated on Jun 24, 2020 09:31 PM IST
Islamabad, Pakistan |Agence France-Presse | Posted by: Shivani Kumar
Pakistan International Airlines flight PK 8303, an Airbus A320, was flying from Lahore to Karachi with 99 people on board when it went down in mid-afternoon while trying a second landing attempt.
Updated on May 23, 2020 06:51 PM IST
Karachi |Reuters | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
The plane went down in a crowded neighbourhood on the edge of the international airport near Karachi.
Updated on May 22, 2020 09:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
“We have lost an engine…. Mayday, Mayday, Mayday,” the PIA pilot is heard calmly telling the traffic controllers who told him to land on any of the two runways that had been left open for him.
Updated on May 22, 2020 11:19 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Posted by Arpan Rai
Like other carriers worldwide, PIA struggled with plane groundings in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. The company, which hasn’t made a profit since 2004, asked the government for financial support in March.
Updated on May 22, 2020 06:19 PM IST
Bloomberg |Bloomberg | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
Black smoke could be seen from afar at the crash site, said eyewitnesses. Some users posted videos on Twitter claiming five houses were destroyed in a residential area in Karachi due to the crash.
Updated on May 22, 2020 08:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
There were more than 90 passengers on board the Airbus aircraft. Black smoke could be seen from afar at the crash site in Karachi, say eye-witnesses.
Updated on May 22, 2020 09:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Islamabad |Imtiaz Ahmad
It’s through the darkest times that we see humanity prevail, let’s stay this way in the best of the times as well, says Mahipal Ladher, the second Hindu pilot of Pakistan
Updated on Apr 25, 2020 06:28 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Shara Ashraf Prayag
The audit report also mentioned that besides Pakistan International Airlines operating 46 flights without passengers, around 36 Hajj flights also operated without any passengers.
Updated on Sep 22, 2019 09:07 AM IST
Islamabad |Press Trust of India
After the incident, about 40 passengers were offloaded along with their luggage as per standard operating procedure.
Updated on Jun 09, 2019 03:49 PM IST
Islamabad |Press Trust of India
The Pakistan’s national carrier in its latest advert, bearing a photo of a cheese omelette, sausages and beans, promised that the airline’s breakfast will “serve you a taste of home”.
Updated on May 02, 2019 12:07 PM IST
Islamabad |Indo Asian News Service
The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has banned in-flight entertainment for pilgrims travelling to Jeddah and Madina and will only play Quranic verses and naats for them, an official of the national carrier said on Thursday.
Updated on Jan 17, 2019 07:33 PM IST
Lahore |Press Trust of India
A statement by the country’s national carrier said that the employees were fired on the instructions of the Supreme Court in a fake degrees case. Three pilots and 50 crew staff were sacked, Geo News reported.
Published on Dec 30, 2018 01:51 PM IST
Karachi |Indo Asian News Service