First of 2 Airbus A320s acquired by PIA arrives in Islamabad
RAWALPINDI: One of the two Airbus A320 aircraft the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) had acquired on dry lease from the Bank of Utah, the US, landed at Islamabad International Airport on Tuesday morning. The other aircraft is expected to arrive within a couple of weeks, according to a PIA spokesman. With the addition of these two Airbus...
PIA Pilot awarded Gold Medal for his ‘Courage’
  Another feather in the cap of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) as one of its pilots, Captain Maqsood Bijrani, has been awarded gold medal by President Arif Alvi for his ‘valour’, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Tuesday. Captain Bijarani had safely brought Pakistanis stranded in Kabul after the Taliban takeover on August 15 back to...
Pilot hailed for dealing with crisis-like situation at Kabul airport
RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Internat­ional Airlines (PIA) Chief Executive Officer Arshad Malik has praised Captain Maqsood Bajrani for bringing a PIA flight from Kabul during a crisis-like situation on Sunday. “In a crisis situation, the use of understanding, experience and skills is a sign of a real professional,” the PIA CEO said. He said as soon as...
PIA praises pilot for dealing with crisis-like situation at Kabul airport
KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has praised Captain Maqsood Bajrani for bringing a PIA flight from Kabul during a crisis-like situation on Sunday. In a letter issued by the PIA administration, the pilot and crew were appreciated for their heroic rescue of the countrymen from the Kabul airport. In a crisis situation, the staff...
Info: 17-08-2021
Dear Members, As all of you are aware, two of our aircraft averted grave danger on 15" August, 2021 in Kabul (Afghanistan). We laud the professionalism and exemplary dealing of the situation by our pilots, Captain Uzair Khan, First Officer Ali Hasham ofPK-6250 and Captain Bijarani, First Officer Sajjad Ghani of PK-6252. Our pilots have always...
What one PIA pilot did amid scenes of horror unfolding at Kabul airport
KABUL: A Pakistan International Airlines pilot took a risky decision on Monday when things began to spiral out of control at the Hamid Karzai International Airport. Horrific scenes were witnessed at the Kabul airport when hundreds of people rushed to catch a flight out of Afghanistan with the Taliban on the brink of a complete takeover of the...
Two PIA flights halted at Kabul Airport, allowed to fly to Pakistan
KARACHI: Kabul Airport Authority has allowed two PIA flights, halted at the Afghan airport, to take off for Pakistan, ARY News reported on Sunday. Two flights of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) were stranded at Kabul airport, as uncertainty prevailing in the Afghan capital in an extraordinary situation. “PIA’s Boeing 777 has been prepared...

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Dear Members, PALPA Executive Committee has been observing the recent developments and is fully aware of the deteriorating working conditions...

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ALL PALPA Members: -   The Annual General Body Meeting of the Pakistan Air Line Pilots’ Association shall be held on Friday the 19th February 2021...

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