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PIA Flight Diverts to Berlin due to Medical Emergency

Saturday, February 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Diverts to Berlin due to Medical Emergency

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK791 had to divert for an emergency landing in Berlin, Germany, on February 9th. The plane took off from Islamabad, Pakistan, and was en-route to Birmingham, United Kingdom, when a British woman passenger fell ill. The crew declared a medical emergency and diverted to Berlin. The plane landed safely. The... »

PIA Flight Diverts to Stansted Airport due to Bomb Threat

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Diverts to Stansted Airport due to Bomb Threat

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-757 had to make an emergency landing at London Stansted Airport, England, on February 7th. The plane flying from Lahore, Pakistan, to Heathrow Airport, London, United Kingdom, was diverted due to a bomb threat. The plane landed safely. All 150 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

PIA Flight Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

Monday, January 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-719 made a safe landing following a bird strike in Milan, Italy, on January 28th. The Boeing 777-300 plane flying from Lahore, Pakistan, was on approach to Milan–Malpensa Airport when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. There were 125 passengers aboard at the time; all... »

PIA Flight Makes Safe Landing in Pakistan after Bird Strike

Saturday, December 24, 2016
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Makes Safe Landing in Pakistan after Bird Strike

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight PK-760 made a safe landing at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore, Pakistan, on December 23rd. The Boeing 777-200 flying from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, was approaching the runway when its left hand engine ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. All people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Karachi

Thursday, December 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Karachi

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-898 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Karachi, Pakistan, on December 19th. The Airbus A310-300 plane heading from Lahore, Pakistan, to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was diverted due to a hydraulic problem. The plane landed safely. All 180 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Manchester

Sunday, November 20, 2016
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Manchester

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-798 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Manchester, United Kingdom, on November 19th. The Boeing 777-200 plane flying from Toronto, Canada to Lahore, Pakistan, was diverted after the toilets got choked. The plane landed safely. Download article as PDF »

Pakistan International Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Saudi Arabia

Sunday, November 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
Pakistan International Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Saudi Arabia

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-760 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on November 11th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, to Lahore, Pakistan, was diverted after it lost cabin pressure. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

PIA Flight Returns to Lahore after Bird Strike

Sunday, November 6, 2016
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Returns to Lahore after Bird Strike

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-295 had to return and make an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan, on November 5th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Rahim Yar Khan, Pakistan, but had to return shortly afterwards after one of the engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. All 130 people aboard remained unharmed.... »

PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cabin Pressure Issue

Friday, October 14, 2016
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cabin Pressure Issue

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-300 made an emergency landing in Karachi, Pakistan, on October 11th. The plane took off for Islamabad, Pakistan, but had to turn back after the crew reported issues with cabin pressure. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. The airline arranged a replacement plane for the passengers. Download article... »

PIA Plane Veers Off Runway at Islamabad Airport

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
By George Hatcher
PIA Plane Veers Off Runway at Islamabad Airport

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-451 had to return and make an emergency landing in Islamabad, Pakistan, on August 8th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Skardu, Pakistan, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a hydraulic failure. The plane veered off runway upon landing. Everyone aboard remained uninjured. Download article as PDF »

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