Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is currently focused on its revival as it is inducting new Airbus A320 aircraft and launched a new A320 simulator. It was once the best ranked airline in the world but the national flag carrier has been facing safety and other management issues over the past years.
PIA is currently working to revive its image and improve its quality of service by providing better facilities and services. Just a few days back PIA have introduces a 320 simulator for pilots training, refresher course and to ensure air safety.
The new Airbus A320 simulator, which is the first of its kind in the region, was inaugurated by PIA CEO Arshad Malik. According to the CEO, the simulator facility is being built for pilot training, with Airbus A-320, Boeing 777, and jumbo jet simulators all under one roof.
CEO @amarshadmalik inaugurates the installation of state-of-the-art @Airbus A320 simulator at PIA’s Simulator Complex at PTC #Karachi. The sim, the 1st of its kind in the region, will raise the training standards of 100s of Pak pilots & save valuable forex@L3HarrisTech pic.twitter.com/QDO7NiuOsX— PIA (@Official_PIA) April 23, 2022
PIA has a fleet of modern aircraft which are spacious, comfortable, and designed to get you to your destination safely. PIA operates a range of advanced aircraft, ranging from the world’s preferred Boeing 777 airplane to the super-quiet Airbus A-320.Today PIA have added a leased A320 into its fleet.
Currently Pakistan have 27 aeroplanes in service mostly consisting of A320 and Boeing 777 and now the number is being increased. According to Khwaja Saad Rafique, the Minister for Aviation and Railway, A320 have joined the fleet and will be operational after Eid when the Insignia is added to the newly acquired aeroplane.
PIA کے بیڑے میں اضافہ— Khawaja Saad Rafique (@KhSaad_Rafique) April 29, 2022
ائیربس 320 اسلام آباد پہنچ گىئ
لیز پرحاصل شدہ ائیربس 170 نشستوں پر مشتمل اور4برس پہلے بناٸ گىئ
PIA کے انسگنیاکیساتھ عید کے بعد آپریشنز شروع ھونگے
مزید3 طیارے چندماہ میں PIAبیڑے کا حصہ بنیں
انشااللّٰہ نئے طیاروں کی شمولیت سےPIAکے آپریشن مزید ہموار ہونگے pic.twitter.com/H6d16C8DZ5
According to the tweet of Aviation Minister, 3 more A320s are in acquiring process and will be added to the PIA fleet in a few months. It will increase the number of domestic and international flights and being new aeroplanes will also improve the safety and quailty of flight.