IN PICTURES: These 5 classic PIA advertisements from the past are a perfect reminder of the lost glory days
You would be surprised to know that the PIA pilots trained the staff of one of the world's best airlines, 'Emirates,' in the mid-80s.
Once flying high in the skies of the aviation industry, Pakistan International Airlines has now fallen into an abyss of financial and image crisis.
You would be surprised to know that the PIA pilots trained the staff of one of the world’s best airlines, ‘Emirates,’ in the mid-80s.
It is captivating to learn that in 1975, PIA selected its new uniforms through an open contest. The designer of Queen Elizabeth II, Sir Hardy Amies, designed the winning entry. On top of it, the fact that world-renowned designers like Sir Amies and Pierre Cardin considered it prestigious enough to associate their names with PIA is heart-warming and heartbreaking at the same time.
Who would have known that the first airline ever to show in-flight movies on international routes and to use the first computer ever-in Pakistan would someday lose its customer base because people would see it as old-fashioned and outdated?
Here are five classic ads from the golden era of PIA
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