By a Staff Writer
TORONTO – Strengthening its commitment to the Pakistani Canadian community and consolidating its leadership on the international front, Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has announced the introduction of its fourth weekly flight on Toronto-Pakistan sector.
According to airlines’ country manager Muizz Uddin Ahmed, PIA’s fourth non-stop flight will arrive in Toronto on November 7, 2013. He said the introduction of PIA’s additional flight will coincide with the celebrations of its 25th year of operation from Toronto Pearson International Airport. Effective November 2013, PIA, Pakistan’s national carrier, will operate four non-stop weekly flights to Pakistan as under:
– Sunday – PK 784 – Toronto-Islamabad-Karachi.
– Tuesday – PK 790 – Toronto-Lahore-Karachi
– Thursday – PK 798 – Toronto-Lahore-Karachi
– Friday – PK 782 – Toronto-Karachi.
According to Mr Muizz Uddin, PIA’s Boeing 777LR, direct, 14 hours, non-stop, Toronto-Pakistan-Toronto weekly flights are unparalleled to any other airline.
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“We cater to the requirements and wishes of our corporate and leisure passengers, taking them to destinations of their choice, offering affordable and competitive fares as well as gourmet Halal cuisine,” he said.
adding: “It is our relentless endeavour to provide more flexibility of choice for our esteemed passengers, thus the additional flight,”
The fourth frequency, he further said, is a landmark moment for PIA and will further consolidate the airlines’ position in Canada, the country which is an important part of our destination network because of the ever growing number of Pakistanis residing in Canada. “An additional fourth flight will also further boost incomparable prospects for commercial business and we are confident that it will prove popular with our passengers.”
PIA website: www.piac.aero