During a meeting of the aviation division Prime Minister Imran approved purchase of additional planes for Pakistan International Airline’s (PIA) existing fleet. The PM gave orders for the improvement of the airline and increase in travel facilities. Overall 12 new planes will be added to PIA’s fleet by 2023. In the initial stage, four planes will be added to the fleet by 2020.
The PIA chief said that the planes will be medium-sized and will be used for internal and regional routes of travel.