Aviation - Part 2

Category: Aviation

Pakistan International Airlines’ clarification

January 29, 2017 | Aviation

Karachi, January 29, 2017 (PPI-OT): Reference media reports regarding PIA’s flight PK-719 (Lahore-Milan-Paris) having a technical fault before its take off from Lahore, it is clarified that such reports are totally baseless and misleading. The ……

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Uplift of FATA govt’s top priority: Jhagra

January 24, 2017 | Aviation, General

Peshawar Police arrested three terrorists belonging to a banned outfit in the city on Tuesday.

Police also recovered pamphlets of the banned organization, which were aimed at damaging the national integrity.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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Adviser Sartaj Aziz felicitates President Donald Trump on assuming office

January 21, 2017 | Aviation, General

)In response to the media queries regarding Pakistan-US relations under the new administration of President Donald Trump, the Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, Mr. Sartaj Aziz, said that the people and leadership of Pakistan welcome the successful …

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PIA becomes first Pakistani airline to fly Boeing 737-800 aircraft

January 20, 2017 | Aviation

Karachi, January 20, 2017 (PPI-OT): The two Boeing 737-800 aircraft obtained by PIA on wet lease from a Turkish operator earlier this week are being put into operation from today. No other airline in Pakistan is currently using this aircraft.…

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January 16, 2017 | Aviation, General

A three-day anti-polio campaign underway in Sindh, FATA, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit Baltistan and six districts of Punjab.

More than six point six million children up to five years of age will be administered anti-polio drops in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and tribal …

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PIA launches new in-flight entertainment system

January 13, 2017 | Aviation

Karachi, January 13, 2017 (PPI-OT): Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has started providing intranet facility on few of its prime domestic flights from today. The system will allow passengers to access this entertainment content using their own cellphones, tablets and laptops.…

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Human Rights Defenders Asset Freezes in Egypt

January 11, 2017 | Aviation, General

The United States is troubled by the decision by an Egyptian court after a judicial process to freeze the assets of additional human rights defenders, including Mozn Hassan of Nazra for Feminist Studies and Mohamed Zarea of the Arab Penal …

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Pakistan International Airlines’ statement regarding resignation of Director Customer Services

January 9, 2017 | Aviation

Karachi, January 09, 2017 (PPI-OT): Reference media queries regarding the resignation of PIA’s former Director Customer Services, Ms. Tabassum Qadir, it is clarified that she had submitted her resignation through email on January 5, which was duly accepted by CEO, …

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January 9, 2017 | Aviation, General

Minister for Railway Khawaja Saad Rafique has said Pakistan Railways is entering a new era of development.

Presiding over a high level meeting at the railways headquarters in Lahore on Monday, he advised all the officers and employees to be …

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Pakistan International Airlines crew saves life

January 8, 2017 | Aviation

Karachi, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): Onboard Pk-333 Multan-Karachi flight today a 70-year old passenger fell unconscious and stopped breathing. PIA cabin crew immediately responded to the situation, and with the help of a final year medical student, gave him CPR …

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Punjab CM assures to provide full cooperation to local governments

January 6, 2017 | Aviation, General

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has assured to provide full cooperation to the local governments in the province.

Talking to provincial ministers, parliamentarians and heads of local governments in Lahore on Friday, he hoped the newly elected public representatives will …

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Turkey expresses resentment to US for backing Syrian Kurds

January 3, 2017 | Aviation, Sports

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has criticised the Obama administration for backing Syrian Kurdish forces, which Turkey considers to be terrorists. He urged President-elect Donald Trump to put an end to this policy.

Addressing Parliament after Islamic State (IS) claimed …

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