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Rashid Minhas remembered on his 49th martyrdom anniversary

RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Army has paid tribute and remembered the sacrifice of martyred pilot officer Rashid Minhas on his 49th death anniversary. The Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR) in a Twitter message said, “Today we remember supreme sacrifice of Pilot officer

Pilot refutes relation with co-pilot involved in fake licences

KARACHI: Pilot Shumaila Mazhar has turned down rumors that she is the sister of pilot Maryam Masood who was named among those holding a fake license. The license scandal that recently surfaced affected a large number of pilots as several

Fake pilot licences

The PIA will be grounding nearly 150 out of 426 pilots for holding dubious licenses. The news is shocking as many pilots had had operating flights without proper flying licencing, raising even more concerns about flight safety precautions. Aviation Minister

Supreme Court takes notice of pilots with fake licences

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Thursday took notice of pilots flying planes without proper licences. Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed summoned a reply from the Director-General of Civil Aviation Agency (CAA) within two weeks on how these bogus licences

Pilot, air traffic controller held responsible for PIA crash

ISLAMABAD: A preliminary report on the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Flight No. PK-8303 crash in Karachi has held the pilot and air traffic controller responsible for the incident. According to the report, investigators said he pilot did not follow the

Bird bumps into flying plane travelling to Peshawar

PESHAWAR: A bird on Sunday bumped into a flying plane mid-flight leaving the pilot struggling to get his wits about and guide the pilot to safety. According to details, the plane was heading from Sharjah to Peshawar, the pilot succeeded