PIA springs into action after aviation minister’s fake pilot licences claim


ISLAMABAD: In the wake of Aviation Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan?s claim that a good number of pilots have fake or improper licences, the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has asked the Aviation Division to provide a list of all such pilots associated with the airline. PIA CEO Air Marshal Arshad Malik wrote a letter to the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) director general, stating that the aviation minister, speaking on the floor of the National Assembly on Wednesday, had claimed that out of the 264 fake/suspicious pilot licences, around 150 belonged to PIA pilots.