Aviation includes all the activities surrounding some kind of mechanical flight of an aircraft. In the present scenario, the entire global aircraft industry is part of aviation. The word “Aviation” comes from the Latin word avis (“bird”) and the suffix -ation. An aircraft could be a fixed-wing and rotary wing type. It also includes rockets, drones, airships, and hot air
After the creation of Pakistan, PIA acted as the only air operator for many years. However, soon the entry of private airlines in Pakistan’s aviation arena led towards a competitive environment. The early four private airlines gave good competition to the government-owned national flag carrier. Anyhow, over time, new entrants joined the industry while some
AirSial has become a prominent name in no time. The airline is a private joint venture of businessmen from the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Sialkot. The airline was launched in December 2020. Sialkot is a major industrial hub of Pakistan. Earlier, there was no air connectivity between Sialkot and the rest of the country.
Airblue began operations on June 18, 2004, with three leased Airbus A320-200 aircraft operating three regular flights between Karachi and Lahore and Karachi and Islamabad. Air Blue operated its first international flight from Karachi to Dubai on August 14, 2005. Airblue flew the Airbus A321 to Manchester for the first time on June 4, 2007.
Originally intended to replace the sizeable fleet of Mig-21s and other obsolete birds from the Indian Airforce’s service with fourth-generation capabilities, the LCA Tejas program lacks decades behind the original schedule where it was supposed to replace Mig-21s by the early start of the twenty-first century. Where in reality, its first prototype took to the
The global stigma Asking if men can be flight attendants may seem odd in this day and age. However, airlines used only to employ women as flight attendants. Not only that, but they had to meet several strict criteria, including age, height, and attractiveness. Several discrimination cases against airlines for these hiring practices were filed
An Airline with the Right Focus Airblue is a prominent name in the Pakistan Aviation Industry. From the years of stay, the airline comes second after PIA. Several different private airlines have already tried to fill in the gaps in the airline industry. Airblue managed to stay longer than any of them. The airline started
The last two decades in Pakistan Aviation Industry have witnessed some prominent players in the airline market. Airblue has spent more than 15 years to date whereas, Serene Air has completed 4 years this year. The airline has done really well in all these years. The airline started with three Boeing 737-800 aircraft. Owing to
Serene Air joined the aviation market in Pakistan in 2017. It was the first private airline in Pakistan that introduced the NextGen B737-800. The aircraft has a redesigned wing with greater area, a wider wingspan, amplified fuel capacity, and higher maximum take-off weight. Currently, this operator operates with four 737-800 beside an Airbus A330-200, making
Are We looking for a Real Competition? Pakistan Aviation Industry is a small fraternity where four airlines are competing at the moment. The ground reality is, Air Sial has recently joined the club; therefore, the competition existed among three airlines; PIA, Serene Air, and Air blue. Although Air Sial is a new name and it