Karachi, October 26, 2014 (PPI-OT): PIA has carried more than 37,800 Hajjis from Jeddah to Pakistan through Post Hajj and Regular scheduled flights till Sunday, the 19th day of airline’s Post Hajj Operation.
The airline has operated 80 Post Hajj flights. PIA has operated 12 flights to Karachi carrying 3,900 Hajjis, 16 flights to Lahore carrying 6,700 Hajjis, 12 flights to Islamabad carrying around 5,200 hajjis, 16 flights to Peshawar carrying 5,120 Hajjis, 16 flights to Quetta carrying 4,900 Hajjis, for Multan 05 flights carrying 1,630 hajjis and 03 flights for Sialkot bringing back 1,500 Hajjis. PIA is also bringing back hajjis through its regular scheduled flights to Pakistan.
PIA Hajj flights are departing on time from Jeddah and Hajjis are being provided guidance and assistance at Jeddah Hajj terminal and PIA offices in Saudi Arabia. The airline’s Post Hajj operation of bringing back hajjis from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan will conclude on 7th November 2014.
For more information, contact:
Muhammad Mashhood Tajwar
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)
PIA Head Office Airport
Fax: +92-21-34572225, +92-21-34570419