Airbus to scrap production of A380 superjumbo

Airbus will produce 17 more of the planes including 14 for Emirates and 3 for Japanese airline ANA

CCoP directs PIA to formalize proposal regarding future prospects of Roosevelt hotel

The Commerce Division was also directed to fast track the study and evaluation regarding insurance and reinsurance sector, (SLIC, NICL & Pak Re-Insurance Company) along with the need for regulatory framework improvements, which should precede process of privatization

PIA’s comprehensive business plan to be ready by next month

ISLAMABAD: Concerned authorities on Wednesday apprised Prime Minister Imran Khan that a comprehensive business plan for the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) would be presented by...

Turkmenistan Airlines ban strands hundreds in Britain

LONDON: Hundreds of passengers were left stranded in Britain on Tuesday after European aviation authorities suspended Turkmenistan Airlines over safety concerns. The isolated central Asian republic's...

PIA to start direct flights between Faisalabad and Jeddah

FAISALABAD: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has decided to start direct international flights between Faisalabad and Jeddah from February 18.Talking to APP, District Manager (PIA) Qaisar...

Speaker NA assures government’s support for revival of PIA

Speaking at an event arranged by PIA Officers Association here, Asad Qaiser said the commitment and vision were needed to achieve success, adding the present state of affairs of PIA was unfortunate

PIA incurs losses as half a dozen aircraft grounded: Report

Moreover, the state-owned airline is already losing millions every month under the ambit of rent of two grounded ATR aeroplanes which have been procured on dry lease

Apex court directs PIA to independently pick CEO

In a detailed judgement issued related to the case of the appointment of Musharraf Rasool Cyan as PIA’s CEO, the Supreme Court said the BoD is responsible for planning, succession and appointment of the company’s CEO

British Airways team to assess security measures in Islamabad next week

British high commissioner says the return of BA reflects great improvements in the security situation of Pakistan in recent yearsA British Airways team, comprising senior...

Govt initiates plans to restructure PIA, Senate told

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Emirates Airline announces change to baggage allowances

ISLAMABAD: Dubai-based Emirates Airline on Monday announced a change to their baggage allowance policy which will come into effect next month (Feb 4).According to...

PIA to start flights from Sialkot to Paris, Barcelona

Flight PK-720, the first flight on the new route, will arrive from Paris to Sialkot tomorrow (Sunday)Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has announced to...

PIA finalizing strategic business plan to improve performance

Minister for Aviation said new routes Sialkot-Paris-Barcelona, Peshawar-Sharjah, Peshawar-Al- Ain, Multan-Sharjah and Jeddah and Madinah will commence from January and February 2019

PIA to present comprehensive five-year revival plan within three months

ISLAMABAD: The management of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) will develop a comprehensive five-year strategic business plan to turn the national flag carrier into a profitable...

Indian court declares tycoon Mallya a ‘fugitive economic offender’

MUMBAI: A court in India set up under anti-money laundering laws declared liquor and aviation tycoon Vijay Mallya a “fugitive economic offender” on Saturday,...

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