PIA flight comes under attack in Peshawar

Passengers on a PIA flight had a narrow escape when unidentified armed men fired at the plane with sub machine guns on Tuesday, media reports said, the latest such incident targeting the state carrier.

Pakistani suspended for letting Afghans go to Britain

 A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) official was suspended for allowing 10 Afghan nationals with fake documents to board a flight from Islamabad to London, media reported Monday.

Two kg heroin recovered from passenger at Pakistan airport

A Pakistani passenger who allegedly tried to smuggle 2 kg of heroin to the UK has been detained at the international airport here.

Pakistani airline crew, 16 air hostesses disappear in Canada

At least 16 air hostesses and cabin crew members of Pakistan's national carrier have disappeared in the last five months in Canada after going there on international flights.

16 air hostesses, crew of Pak airline disappear in Canada

At least 16 air hostesses and cabin crew members of Pakistan's national carrier have disappeared in the last five months in Canada after going there on international flights.

Pak man sacked for filming Rehman Malik being offloaded from plane

A general manager of a multi- national courier firm has been sacked for filming the video of former interior minister Rehman Malik being forced to offload by furious passengers of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight for keeping them waiting for over two hours.

Pakistan International Airlines detained for smuggling iPhones

Most of the cabin crew of a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight were detained by customs authorities at the airport here for allegedly smuggling 24 iPhones worth about Rs 2.5 million and also foreign currency.

Pak's Rehman Malik booed, thrown off PIA plane for delaying take-off; video goes viral
Pak's Rehman Malik booed, thrown off PIA plane for delaying take-off; video goes viral

Former Pakistani interior minister Rehman Malik and PML-N MP Ramesh Kumar Wakwani were at the receiving end of passengers' indignation at Karachi's Jinnah International Airport, where the two leaders were blamed for having delayed the take-off by more than two hours, booed and barred from boarding the flight.

Saudi airline suspends operation to Peshawar

Saudi Arabia`s flag carrier has stopped flights to northwestern Peshawar city in Pakistan after this week`s attack on a plane that killed a passenger.

Pakistan Taliban group behind Peshawar plane attack

Pakistan security officials on Friday said that a group of the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) was responsible for an attack on a plane Tuesday that killed one passenger, media reported.

Pakistan arrests 250 for Peshawar plane attack

Pakistani police have held 250 people suspected to be involved in a gun attack on a plane Tuesday that killed one passenger and injured two crew members, a media report said Thursday.

Clear dues and overcome delays or face ban: S Arabia warns PIA

Saudi Arabia has warned Pakistan`s cash-strapped official carrier PIA that if it fails to pay outstanding dues and does not overcome delays in Umrah flights its operations would be banned.

Pakistan court demands answers over female pilot harassment

Pakistan`s Supreme Court today ordered the government and national airline to explain why they have failed to take action over the sexual harassment of a senior female pilot.

Shoaib Malik `at loggerheads` with domestic Pak side for `preferring` Big Bash League

Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik has reportedly come into loggerheads with his domestic Pakistani side Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) for `preferring` Australian Twenty20 tournament Big Bash League over them.

Foodie pilot delays PIA flight for sandwiches

A foodie pilot delayed a New York-bound Pakistan International Airlines` flight by two and a half hours because he wanted to take sandwiches, which were not part of the approved menu, aboard the plane.

Two men cleared of endangering PIA plane in UK

Two British Pakistani men have been cleared of threatening to blow up a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane after a British judge ruled they had no case to answer.

Drunk Pakistan Airlines pilot jailed for nine months in UK

A Pakistan International Airlines pilot was jailed for nine months by a British court for being over the legal alcohol limit when he was due to fly a plane with 156 people on board to Islamabad.

`Drunk` Pakistani pilot arrested at UK airport

A Pakistan International Airlines pilot has been arrested at a British airport for being in charge of a plane at the time he was drunk.

Three Pakistani air hostesses held in Britain

Three air hostesses of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) were arrested in Britain from a hotel, Online news agency reported Wednesday.

Pakistan plane scare: Two British men grilled

Two British nationals arrested after UK fighter jets were scrambled to escort a Pakistani passenger jet to Stansted Airport, remain in custody.