Pakistan International Airlines
PIA’s fleet of modern aircraft are spacious, comfortable, and designed to get you to your destination safely. PIA operates a range of advanced aircraft, ranging from the world’s preferred Boeing 777 airplane to the super-quiet Airbus A-320.
A brief introduction of PIA fleet is given below:
The Boeing 777 family comprises of long-range, wide-body twin-engine airplanes. PIA was the first airline in the world to operate all the three variants of the 777 family: 777-200LR, 777-200ER and 777-300ER, all of them are well loved by PIA’s seasoned travelers for their spaciousness and comfort. PIA also holds the privilege of being the launch customer for 777-200LR, one of PIA’s aircraft which holds the record for the longest commercial jet flight in aviation history. At present PIA is serving destinations in USA, Canada, UK and Europe through its 777 fleet.
The Boeing 747, often referred to as “Jumbo Jet”, is amongst the world’s most iconic and recognizable jet airplanes. This 4 engine long haul wide-body airplane has a two-deck configuration. PIA operates one variant of 747 family i.e. 747-300. At present due to its capacity, 747-300 fleet is mostly deployed to cater high density requirements like carrying intending pilgrims to and from Saudi Arabia.
The Airbus A310 is a medium to long range wide-body airplane providing a spacious interior to its travelers. PIA has deployed the A310-300 fleet on Far East, Regional as well as Domestic routes.
The Airbus A320 is one of the world’s favorite narrow-body short/medium haul jet airplane. By virtue of right-sized fuselage, it enhances comfort for passengers and at the same time enjoys the reputation of fuel-efficient aircraft. A320 aircraft mostly serve its domestic and regional routes.
ATR42 & ATR72
This modern technology turbo prop is the latest type inducted in PIA’s fleet. PIA’s fleet of ATR42-500 and ATR72-500 aircraft is configured in comfortable two class seating arrangement. This aircraft has enabled the airline to provide its valued customers the most convenient way to fly to far flung and remote destinations of the country which are sparsely served by other means of transport.