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British Airways cancels flights following IT failure

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UK delegation inspects security at Karachi airport

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PIA forms committee to review fake degree cases 

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PIA must upgrade IFE system to survive among regional rivals

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Pakistan lost $50m from airspace restrictions: minister

KARACHI: The aviation minister has said that Pakistan suffered loses of over Rs8 billion ($50 million) from airspace restrictions imposed since February which affected hundreds...

Govt decides to probe Islamabad airport corruption scam

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British Airways faces record $230m fine over data theft

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PIA starts London to Sialkot flights

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Fares for domestic flights increased: report

'The return ticket of Karachi-Islamabad flight is being sold at around Rs63,000' The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) and other private airlines have raised their fares...

British Airways desires to increase destinations in Pakistan: official

ISLAMABAD: British Airways Chief Commercial Officer Andrew Brian has expressed the desire to start the airline's operations in other cities of Pakistan after Islamabad. Addressing a...

US ban has ‘no effect’ on Huawei’s aviation business: official

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