Five most deadly PIA plane crashes in Pakistan
Following is the timeline of PIA’s five fatal crashes:
6th August, 1970: Flight named Fokker 727 crashed while taking off from Islamabad due to a thunderstorm resulting in the death of 30 people who were on board.
26th November, 1979: In a terrifying crash, Flight Fokker F07 was carrying Pakistani Hajj pilgrims back to home from Saudi Arabia when the plane crashed while taking off at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah. The incident caused 156 casualties.
25th August, 1989: The incident still remains a mystery as the PIA flight Fokker 727 after taking off from Gilgit Airport. The plane contained about 49 passengers who were never found as even the wreckage had went missing.