Pakistan International Airlines Corporation, more commonly known as Pakistan International Airlines or PIA, is the flag carrier and national airline of Pakistan.

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  1. Pakistan International Airlines is one of the best International Airline in the whole world. with 40 Aircraft and 18,282 staff members.
  2. PIA is the only airline of ASIA to fly the Super Constellation.
  3. First Asian airline to be granted maintenance approval by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Air Registration Board, predecessor of the British Civil Aviation Authority (CAA).
  4. Pakistan International Airlines is First non-communist airline to fly to the People’s Republic of China, and operate a service between Asia and Europe via Moscow.
  5. First airline in Asia to induct the new technology Boeing 737-300 aircraft.
  6. Pakistan International Airlines main hub is Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport while Allama Iqbal International Airport in Lahore and Islamabad International Airport serve as secondary hubs.
  7. PIA owns the honour of introducing on-board entertainment system officially and properly in entire airline. Like movies.
  8. The first airline in the world to fly to Tashkent, capital of the newly independent state of Uzbekistan.
  9. First airline in the world to induct the Boeing 777-200LR, the world’s longest range commercial airliner.
  10. In addition to commercial flight operations, PIA also owns The Roosevelt Hotel in New York City, and the Sofitel Paris Scribe Hotel in Paris.
  11. Every muslims country from middle east how has the Airline is trained by PIA staff and staff members, They teach them how to handle an aircraft, how to fly and how to maintain.
  12. At the time when chines do not have any plan at all. They first come to the Karachi international airport and use the PIA plan to go the rest of the world.
  13. Pakistan also landed two Aircraft from PIA and also staff member and employes to the china , just for chinese president and Prime ministers to travel the world countries.
  14. Pakistan International Airlines Flight Services Department was awarded the ISO 9001:2000 certification award during May 2006.
  15. First airline in Pakistan to operate a flight with an all female crew at command and in the cabin.
  16. PIA Flight Kitchens in Karachi were awarded the HACCP Certification.
  17. PIA also helped Pakistan Army in 1965, 1971 wars in logistic support and played a vital role in the strategic victory in many prime locations.
  18. PIA gave pilot and cabin-crew training to help start the employees of World’s Top Ranked Airlines like Emirates, Qatar Airways, Air Malta and Fly Dubai. PIA also leased its planes to Emirates in beginning to start its operations.
  19. The airline commenced international services in 1955 to London, via Cairo and Rome.
  20. From 1962 to 1966, PIA operated its Sikorsky S-61 helicopters for services within East Pakistan (present day Bangladesh)