Airlines Updates

Fri, 03 Jul 2015 23:24:07 GMT

Govt to sell steel mills, 11 other PSEs under IMF terms
The News International
financial advisers for PIA were appointed in July 2014 to explore potential options for restructuring and strategic private sector participation in the core airline business by end-December 2015. The diligence process will be completed by end-June 2015.

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 09:31:55 GMT

Supply Chain Digital

Etihad Airways and Pakistan International Airlines announce new codeshare ...
Supply Chain Digital
Etihad Airways will place its EY code on PIA flights between Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar and Abu Dhabi. In return, PIA's PK code will be placed on Etihad Airways' flights between Abu Dhabi and Islamabad, Karachi, and Lahore and PK code will ...

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:58:31 GMT

International Business Times, India Edition

Kandahar Hijack: Delhi Failed to Prevent Indian Airlines Flight 814 from ...
International Business Times, India Edition
Indian Airlines Flight 814, which was on its way from Tribhuvan in Kathmandu to Delhi in India, was hijacked allegedly by a Pakistan-based Islamic extremist group Harkat-ul-Mujahideen. The hijackers forced the plane to land in Kandahar, where the three ...

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:24:38 GMT

Death toll from accident to Pakistan army train rises to 17 as divers recover ...
Medicine Hat News
ISLAMABAD – Pakistan's military said Friday the death toll from an accident to a special train that plunged into a canal because of a bridge collapse has risen to seventeen. Divers were searching for more bodies. The train derailed Thursday while ...

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:48:45 GMT

Etihad Airways, Pakistan International Airlines sign codeshare deal
Breaking Travel News
Etihad Airways and Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) have signed a codeshare agreement which will provide travelers with enhanced connections between the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, and beyond. Etihad Airways will place its EY code on PIA ...

Thu, 02 Jul 2015 06:03:38 GMT

Trade Arabia

Qatar Airways to boost EMEA, Asia flights
Trade Arabia
Qatar Airways plans to increase network frequency to multiple destinations across its global network over the coming months. The national airline is adding frequencies to its popular routes – Dubai (UAE), Jeddah (Saudi Arabia), Peshawar (Pakistan ...

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:12:49 GMT


10 Things to Know for Thursday
... in Karachi, Pakistan. Activists and artists in Pakistan hop. .... The civil antitrust investigation by the Justice Department appears to focus on whether airlines illegally signaled to each other how quickly they would add new flights, routes and ...

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:02:00 GMT

Ombudsman vows to resolve issues of overseas Pakistanis
Business Recorder (press release) (blog)
... relevant authorities such as National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA), D.G. Passport, Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF), Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), Customs and Civil Aviation Authority ...

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:29:06 GMT

Pakistan Int'l Airlines to replace B747 with leased B767s
PIA - Pakistan International Airlines (PK, Karachi Int'l) chairman Nasser Jaffer says his airline is to withdraw its sole remaining B747 from revenue service by the end of July. The 27-year old B747-300, AP-BFY (msn 23920), is currently used on flights ...

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:10:45 GMT

India needs a Pakistani guy like this every time our ministers delay a flight!
Daily Bhaskar (press release) (blog)
Mumbai: Air India flight was delayed for 57 minutes in Mumbai on Tuesday on alleged orders from Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis whose principal secretary had not carried his passport with valid visa.Fadnavis was travelling to the US from ...

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