In a first, PIA goes for big fleet enhancement
*KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has decided to induct five new aircraft to its fleet, ARY News reported on Monday.*
As per details, two A-320 Airbus will be inducted into the national flag-carrier by November, while a tender to buy three new narrow-body aircraft will also be released next month.
The 323 narrow-body aircraft will help the PIA in minimizing its expenses of fuel and will also help in expanding its international and domestic flight operations.
It may be noted that, the PIA had also started facility of overhauling of 777 Boeing in various cities of the country.
Chief Executive Officer of Pakistan International Airlines Air Marshal Arshad Malik had said the move will help the PIA in controlling its expenses of overhauling of the aircraft.