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Passenger gets into fistfight with PIA staff member during flight

11 November, 2019 3:29 pm 3:29 pm

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – A passenger got into a fistfight with a Pakistan International Airline’s (PIA) staff member during flight on Sunday. According to the PIA spokesperson, the passenger namely Nauman Wajid, who was on-board a PIA flight headed from Manchester to Islamabad. The passenger went and seated himself in the first class section of … Read More


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PIA resumes flights to Kuala Lumpur after eight months

10 October, 2019 8:21 pm 8:21 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has resumed flights to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia after six months. The first flight (PK-894) left Islamabad for Kuala Lumpur in the morning. The flights will depart twice a week – Monday and Friday. Pakistan had on Feb 26 fully closed its airspace following the violation of … Read More


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London: Technical glitch delays Islamabad-bound PIA flight for hours

08 August, 2019 3:42 am 3:42 am

LONDON (92 News) – Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)’s flight destined for Islamabad was delayed for hours owing to technical fault. PK-786 had to travel to Islamabad from London on Sunday evening. As the aircraft began taxi on runaway, the pilot felt some disturbance in the radar system of the plane.  He brought the plane back … Read More


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Passengers remain unhurt as PIA plane skids off runway at Gilgit airport

07 July, 2019 10:17 am 10:17 am

GILGIT (92 News) – An ATR plane of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) skid off the runway while landing at the Gilgit airport on Saturday, leaving the aircraft damaged. However, all passengers and crew of flight PK-605 remained unhurt. The flight arrived at Gilgit from Islamabad. The PIA’s chief executive officer (CEO) airline has ordered an … Read More


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Economic Coordination Committee bans wheat export

07 July, 2019 3:15 pm 3:15 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) imposed ban on wheat export on Wednesday. The decision was taken after the ECC met under the chair of Advisor to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh to review the economic situation of the country. The available wheat stocks in the … Read More


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Civil aviation diverts flights at Lahore airport due to flock of birds

07 July, 2019 12:10 pm 12:10 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The flight operations at Allama Iqbal International Airport have been disrupted on Wednesday due to the presence of a huge flock of birds creating trouble during landing and departure of airplanes. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) stopped the planes from landing at the airport and the flights were diverted to other … Read More


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PIA, private airlines suddenly hike fares for domestic flights

06 June, 2019 3:37 pm 3:37 pm

KARACHI (92 news) – The Pakistan International Airlines and other private airlines have suddenly hiked their fares for their domestic passengers on Thursday. With the latest increase, the return ticket of Karachi to Islamabad bound flight is being sold more than Rupees 63,000. The Pakistan International Airlines is charging Rs31,540 for Karachi to Islamabad bound … Read More


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PIA plane avoids accident as woman mistakenly opens emergency door

06 June, 2019 6:40 pm 6:40 pm

MANCHESTER (92 News) – A plane of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) nearly avoided an accident when a female passenger on board mistakenly opened the emergency door of the plane taking it for bathroom door. According to the details garnered, an Islamabad bound flight of PIA, with 393 passengers from Manchester, was delayed for over seven … Read More


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Hafeez Shaikh will preside ECC session today

05 May, 2019 11:00 am 11:00 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Adviser to Priem Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh will preside meeting of Economic Coordination Committee (ECC), for the first time, of the Cabinet on Friday (today). It is pertinent to mention here that after the resignation of former finance minister Asad Umar, for the first time, Hafeez Shaikh would … Read More


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PIA aircraft’s windscreen cracks mid-air due to low pressure of oxyge...

04 April, 2019 9:52 am 9:52 am

KARACHI (92 News) – Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft’s windscreen cracked mid-air due to low pressure of oxygen on Saturday. As per details, PIA’s flight PK-370 was traveling from Karachi to Islamabad when the incident took place. However, the plane landed safely at the Islamabad International Airport and passengers remained unhurt. A PIA spokesperson said … Read More


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Six Pakistanis including four of same family burned in UAE: FO

04 April, 2019 6:57 pm 6:57 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Foreign Office (FO) has released details of six Pakistanis, including four members of a family, who were killed in a fire incident at Al Ain in United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday last. They are Muhammad Farouq, Omer Farouq and Khurram Farouq from Kohat, Khayal Afzal from Orakzai Agency, Eid … Read More


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Another PIA’s on-duty air hostess disappears in Paris

04 April, 2019 9:15 pm 9:15 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Another on-duty air hostess of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) disappeared on Wednesday in Paris. Well-informed sources said, flight attendant identified as Shazia fled from her hotel in Paris, after arriving in Paris on a PIA flight no 734 from Lahore on Tuesday. The sources also said that Shazia left for Belguim … Read More


PIA doubles excess luggage fees on domestic flights

04 April, 2019 1:11 pm 1:11 pm

KARACHI (92 NEWS) Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has increased excess luggage fees on its domestic flights as compared to private airlines on Sunday. PIA has set charges of Rs5,000 on extra luggage amounting to more than 20 kilograms on domestic flights from April 1.


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Pakistani airspace closed for all transit flights till March 9: CAA

03 March, 2019 3:35 pm 3:35 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Friday announced that Pakistani airspace will remain closed for all transit flights March 9. According to the notification issued by CAA, the airspace has been closed for all overflying (transit) flights till March 9, 10:00EST. Some transit flights between the north and south of the … Read More


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ECC reviews to boost employment for Pakistani workers abroad

02 February, 2019 3:58 pm 3:58 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) meeting on Tuesday reviewed the steps to increase employment opportunities for the Pakistani workers abroad. The ECC meeting was chaired by Finance Minister Asad Umar and discussed a seven-point agenda. Progress made on the Pakistan Steel Mills cases in the National Accountability Bureau and issuance of … Read More