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2 PIA Aircraft Got Hit by Ground Vehicles in Yesterday’s Storm...

News Desk | Yesterday's rain may have brought a cooling relief to Pakistan, but wrecked havoc on PIA as at least two Pakistan International Airlines...

PIA invites the newly wed royal couple to Pakistan

News Desk | The Pakistan International Airlines, reminiscing the Princess Diana's visit to the northern areas of Pakistan, has invited the newlywed royal couple Prince...

Why PIA and American Airlines blame Gulf based airlines?

News Analysis | United States of America Airline industry may have announced the victory in its campaign against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) national carrier...

PM Abbasi-the owner of Airblue-summoned by SC in pilots’ fake degrees...

News Analysis | The Supreme Court of Pakistan has summoned heads of all Pakistani airlines as well as Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi--the head of Airblue-...

PIA deliberately kept in compromised state by Air Blue owner, PM...

News Analysis | The Supreme Court of Pakistan has summoned the heads of all Pakistani airlines including the Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi -- the...

Inquiry launched against Shujaat Azeem over PIA losses but there’s more...

News Analysis | The Chief Justice of Pakistan, Mian Saqib Nisar, has ordered the National Accountability Bureau to file a reference against former aviation chief,...

Not so fast: SC stops government from selling off PIA

News Analysis | The Supreme Court on 12th April barred the government from its bid towards privatizing Pakistan International Airlines and ordered to construe a commission...

Zulfi Bhutto: The man and his legend lives on

Moeed Pirzada | There remains a powerful, persistent, possibly growing, but certainly undying, mystic belief held by millions of Pakistanis, not only Sindhis but Punjabis,...

CJP orders PIA MD’s to be placed on ECL

News Analysis | Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Saqib Nisar ordered to place the names of Pakistan International Airlines’s (PIA) managing directors (MD’s), who served...

PTI’s counsel apologizes for remarks on CJP Nisar’s photo with air...

News Desk | Pakistan’s top lawyer and PTI’s counsel in the famous Panama Case, Advocate Naeem Bukhari apologized to the chief justice for his remarks...

Privatization of PIA and PSM: significance for Pakistan

News Analysis | The Prime Minister of Pakistan Shahid Khaqan Abbasi gave a heads up to privatization of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) and Pakistan Steel...

Is PIA’s restructuring a gimmick used to kick-start privatization?

News Desk | The much-awaited restructuring process of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has been initiated prior to the privatization of the National carrier, according to...

Government sets in motion PIA privatization process

News Desk | The government of Pakistan has decided to start the long-awaited privatization of the national flag carrier Pakistan International Airline (PIA). Prime Minister...

PIA woes continue as company is forced to close New York...

News Analysis | The National Assembly was told on 24th January that the Pakistan International Airlines has shut down its Islamabad-New York flights after it could...

Government not serious about PIA claims Aviation Advisor

News Analysis | Days after the federal privatisation minister claimed that the government is committed to selling off the core business of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) before April...

PIA confused between Emirates and Etihad privatization offers

News Analysis | The government will try to privatise Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) before general elections due this year, privatisation minister Daniyal Aziz said, as...

PIA to cash in on CPEC by announcing flights to Gwadar

News Analysis | Amidst promises of high profits emerging from the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is looking to start direct flights...

New PIA chief’s optimism leaves people confused

News Analysis | Pakistan International Airlines has been the perfect real time representation of riches to rags. From sacrificing black goats on the tarmac for...

Remembering Air Marshal Asghar Khan

News Desk | Air Marshal retired Asghar Khan passed away on Friday in Islamabad at the age of 96 after a long illness. His funeral...

PIA celebrates Christmas mid-flight

News Desk | Passengers were overjoyed when Santa Claus made a surprise appearance on Karachi-Islamabad Flight PK-308.  Flight attendants dressed as Santa Claus made an appearance mid-flight...

‘Jannat’ born on Multan bound PIA flight

News Desk | A woman gave birth to a baby girl on a commercial PIA flight travelling back from Madina to Multan on Tuesday. Pakistan International...

PIA turns down bid to sell Roosevelt Hotel

News Analysis | Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has announced that PIA’s crown jewel, the Roosevelt Hotel in Manhattan, New York, will not be sold....

PIA buys four smaller aircrafts on a Rs 13 billion credit...

News Analysis |  The National Flag Carrier that has embarrassed the country internationally with its corruption cases, runway accidents, staff’s thievery, wrong landings, missing cargo...

Will meetings in Saudi Arabia help Nawaz?

News Analysis Pakistan's ex-Premier, Nawaz Sharif, facing corruption cases in an Accountability Court, reached Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Monday night instead of heading to Lahore as...

PIA will suspend flights to New York: Will it help?

News Analysis l Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has decided to suspend its flight operations to New York, by December 2017. Though the plan is still...

PIA in trouble again: this time over crew harassing women in...

News Analysis | Living up to its bruised image, Pakistan International Airline’s crew were denied rooms in a UK hotel after they were charged for...

PM’s Air Blue gets the lion’s share in the Hajj quota

News Analysis l The private air carrier, Air Blue has been given a major share of the flight operations for Hajj. Reportedly, the firm which is...

Perks of Eid: Discount on consumer products!

Discounts and sales offer are always exciting and much awaited things on the festive occasions. Since it multiplies the exuberance of the Eid for...

The government’s quiet attempt to privatize major airports foiled

On February 7th Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (PCAA) posted an advertisement in national newspapers inviting international companies to bid for the “outsourcing” of three...

PM Nawaz Requisitions PIA Flight to travel to Bosnia to Increase...

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif  is leaving today, Tuesday, Dec 20, for a three day visit to Bosnia on a PIA Boeing 777 aircraft. Pakistani...

PM Nawaz Home Coming & PIA Boeing-777: Is this a Non-Issue?

Moeed Pirzada | Ahsen Iqbal was polite in his tone but furious with his words. He was calling from Narowal, and protesting to me about...

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