Karachi, November 22, 2012 (PPI-OT): PIA Post Hajj operation Continue satisfactorily. So far 60521 hajjis has been brought back to Pakistan through 143 Hajj flights and flights are operating now on schedule time, PIA Spokesman said here on Thursday.
The airline has brought back 8,753 hajjis to Karachi through 18 post hajj flights, 11,496 through 23 flights to Islamabad, 10,038 through 20 flights to Lahore and 10836 Hajjis to Peshawar through 33 post hajj flights.PIA carried back 9,397 hajjis to Quetta by 29 Post-Hajj flights, 6,510 Hajjis to Multan by 13 flights and 3,491 Hajjis to Sialkot by 07 Post-Hajj Flights.
PIA Pre-Hajj operation of transporting intending pilgrims to Saudi Arabia was concluded successfully with overall flights punctuality over 96 percent and seat factor of 99 percent on October 20, 2012 while the Post-Hajj Operation would conclude on November 29, 2012.
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S. Sultan Hasan
General Manager, Public Affairs
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)
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