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PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Nose Gear Problem

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-212 made an emergency landing in Islamabad, Pakistan, on August 25th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was on approach to Islamabad when the crew reported a nose gear problem and went around.

The crew worked the related checklists and subsequently landed safely on second approach.

Everyone aboard remained safe.

Shaheen Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lahore

Shaheen Air flight NL-766 had to return and make an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan, on August 16th.

The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a cabin pressurization issue.

The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

PIA Flight Diverts to Karachi due to Cracked Windshield

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-204 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Karachi, Pakistan, on June 19th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to Lahore, Pakistan, was diverted due to a cracked windshield.

The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Pakistan International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Multan

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-353 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Multan, Pakistan, on May 23rd.

The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from Peshawar to Karachi, Pakistan, was diverted after fire erupted in a galley.

The plane landed safely. There were 116 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed.

Serene Air Plane Returns to Karachi due to Cracked Windshield

Serene Air flight ER-502 had to return and make an emergency landing at Jinnah International Airport, Karachi, Pakistan, on May 15th.

The Boeing 737-800 flying to Islamabad, Pakistan, had to return due to cracked windshield.

The plane landed safely.

No injuries were reported.

Gulf Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Peshawar, Pakistan

Gulf Air flight GF-784 made an emergency landing in Peshawar, Pakistan, on April 4th.

The Airbus A330-200 plane flying from Bahrain was on approach to Peshawar when the crew reported an issue with the brakes.

The plane landed safely and was towed to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Airblue Flight Rejects Take-Off After Bird Strike

Airblue flight PA-872 had to reject take off from Multan, Pakistan, on March 21st.

The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to take off for Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, when one of the engines ingested a bird, forcing the crew to abort take off.

The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained safe.

Ethiopian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lahore

An Ethiopian Airlines flight had to divert and make an emergency landing at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore, Pakistan, on March 18th.

The plane heading from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to Beijing, China, was diverted after a mentally disabled patient attacked and injured his medical attendant.

The authorities said both passengers involved in the fight were Chinese nationals.

The plane landed safely.

Pakistan International Airlines Plane Returns to Karachi due to Landing Gear Problem

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-352 had to return and make an emergency landing in Karachi, Pakistan, on March 8th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Quetta, Pakistan, but had to turn back due to an issue with the landing gear.

The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

At Least 6 Injured After Karachi-Bound Air Arabia Flight Encounters Turbulence

Air Arabia flight G9-545 encountered clear air turbulence near Karachi, Pakistan, on February 28th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, was descending toward Karachi when it was hit by turbulence that injured at least 6 people.

The plane continued for a safe landing.

The injured were treated at the airport. At least one person was taken to hospital for further treatment.

2 Killed After Small Plane Crashed in Punjab, Pakistan

A two-seater trainer plane crashed in Punjab, Pakistan, on February 24th.

The plane, belonging to Shaheen Air, went down shortly after taking off from a flight training school in Faisalabad, Punjab.

There were 2 people aboard at the time, including the instructor and trainee pilot. Both of them were killed in the crash.

The accident is being investigated.

Shaheen Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lahore

Shaheen Air flight NL-902D made an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan, on January 8th.

The Airbus A330-200 plane flying from Manchester, England, was descending toward Lahore when the crew declared an emergency due to an engine fire indication.

The crew had activated the fire suppression system before the plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

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.

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.

PIA Plane Crashes in Pakistan; 48 Feared Dead

piaPakistan International Airlines flight PK-661 crashed in Havelian, near Abbottabad, Pakistan, at around 4:45 pm on December 7.

The Avions de Transport Regional ATR-42-500 flying from Chitral to Islamabad, Pakistan, crashed due to the failure of its left engine. The plane had lost control with the radar shortly before it hit the ground.

The wreckage caught fire right after the crash.

There were 42 passengers and 6 crew members aboard at the time. All of them were killed.

The black boxes have been recovered and handed over to Pakistan’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA).

The investigation is underway.

Saudi Arabian Airlines Plane Diverts to Karachi after Captain Passes Out

Saudi Arabian AirlinesSaudi Arabian Airlines flight SV-891 made an emergency landing in Karachi, Pakistan, on December 1st.

The Airbus A330-300 plane was heading from Lucknow, India, to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, when the captain passed out, prompting the first officer to declare an emergency.

The plane landed safely in Karachi.

Ethiopian Airlines Flight Diverts to Lahore due to Suspected Fuel Leak

Ethiopian airlinesEthiopian Airlines flight ET-605 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan, on November 8th.

The Boeing 777-300 plane heading from Beijing, China, to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, was diverted due to a suspected fuel leak.

The plane landed uneventfully. There were 335 passengers and 12 crew members aboard at the time; all of them remained safe.

Jet Airways Flight Diverts to Karachi due to Medical Emergency

Jet AirwaysJet Airways Flight 9W 202 made an emergency landing at Jinnah International Airport, Karachi, Pakistan, on November 7th.

The plane flying from New Delhi, India to Doha, Qatar, was diverted due to a medical emergency.

Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (PCAA) confirmed that the plane declared a medical emergency after a passenger’s medical condition became critical. However, the passenger passed away on landing in Karachi.

PIA Flight Returns to Lahore after Bird Strike

piaPakistan 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.

The airline arranged a replacement plane for the passengers.

PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cabin Pressure Issue

piaPakistan 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.

Flydubai Plane Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

flydubaiFlydubai flight FZ-321 made a safe landing after a bird strike in Multan, Pakistan, on September 27th.

The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, when its right engine ingested a bird.

The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

PIA Plane Veers Off Runway at Islamabad Airport

piaPakistan 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.

FlyDubai Plane makes Safe Landing in Pakistan after Bird Strike

flydubaiFlyDubai flight FZ-343 made a safe emergency landing at Faisalabad International Airport, Faisalabad, Pakistan, on July 1st.

The Boeing 737-800, flying from Dubai, UAE, was on approach to Faisalabad’s runway when a bird impacted its nose.

The plane landed safely.

All people onboard remained unharmed.

PIA Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Lahore

pia-logoPakistan International Airlines flight PK-853 made an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan, on June 20th.

The Airbus A310-300 was flying from Islamabad, Pakistan, when the crew reported an issue with its right engine.

The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

Shaheen Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lahore

Shaheen airShaheen Air flight NL-718 made an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan, on June 16th.

The plane was flying from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, when the crew reported an issue with nose wheel steering.

The plane landed safely. All 377 people aboard remained unhurt.

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