Pakistan International Airlines

flag-carrier airline of Pakistan

Pakistan International Airlines Corporation, more commonly known as Pakistan International Airlines or PIA (Urdu: پی آئی اے or پاکستان بینہوا کا راستہ الاقوامی), is the flag carrier and national airline of Pakistan.

Pakistan International Airlines
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded1946 (as Orient Airways)
HubsJinnah International Airport (Karachi)
Secondary hubs
Focus cities
Frequent-flyer programPIA Awards Plus+
  • Roosevelt Hotel
  • Scribe Hotel
  • Skyrooms (Private) Limited
  • PIA Investments Limited
Fleet size34 (+5 on order) [1]
Destinations59 incl.cargo
Company slogan"We Fly at The Right Attitude"
Parent companyMinistry of Defence (Government of Pakistan)[2]
HeadquartersJinnah International Airport
Karachi, Pakistan
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Achievements and recognitionsEdit



  1. Aircraft production lists - Flightradar24
  2. "Annual Report 2006 (Part-I)". Pakistan International Airlines. 2007-04-03. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2019-01-06. Retrieved 2007-08-14.
  3. "PIA's Flight Kitchen Karachi Awarded HACCP Certification". Archived from the original on 2009-01-14. Retrieved 2008-09-30.

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