PIA to induct seven new planes under new business plan
KARACHI: The federal government has decided to add seven new aircraft to the fleet of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) under the new business plan in line with the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Seven new planes will be inducted in the fleet of the national flag-carrier in the latest move for reviving the state-owned entity.
Sources said that two Airbus 320 planes will be included to the PIA’s fleet in October, whereas, five more aircraft will be acquired next year on dry lease which would increase the total number of planes to 37.
The fleet will be expanded to more than 45 planes within the period of four years, sources.
Moreover, the administration of PIA also decided to introduce new routes which would be made possible through the addition of new aircraft.