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Thanks For Your Vote Of Confidence - PIA Advertisement

Post by Abbas Ali » Sun Mar 06, 2011 1:56 pm

PIA advertisement in today's (March 6) newspaper.

"Thanks for your vote of Confidence.

PIA expresses gratitude to its valued passengers for making PIA their first choice.

* Highest Seat Factor achieved in the history of PIA.

* Crossed 100 billion mark for the 1st time in the history of PIA."

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Re: Thanks For Your Vote Of Confidence - PIA Advertisement

Post by innovative » Sun Mar 06, 2011 5:02 pm

Nice ...

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Re: Thanks For Your Vote Of Confidence - PIA Advertisement

Post by malpensa26 » Sun Mar 06, 2011 5:10 pm

100 billion tickets (seats)sold?????

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Re: Thanks For Your Vote Of Confidence - PIA Advertisement

Post by innovative » Sun Mar 06, 2011 5:23 pm

100 billion of revenue crossed. Its worth mentioning here that when Ijaz Haroon took over, annual revenue stood at 72 billion. In past 3 years, it has crossed 100 billion with a huge improvement in seat factor. I believe it is a big success.

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Post by fahadpk17 » Tue Mar 08, 2011 12:19 pm

Great but i think airblue incident has also played some role in that achievement. wht u ppl think?

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Re: Thanks For Your Vote Of Confidence - PIA Advertisement

Post by innovative » Tue Mar 08, 2011 12:53 pm

I don't think so. I travel very frequently on Lahore-Karachi on PIA, and it's always hard to get a seat on PIA. But yes, seat factor on domestic flights must have improved for a short while because of Air Blue.

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Re: Thanks For Your Vote Of Confidence - PIA Advertisement

Post by Jacobin777 » Wed Mar 09, 2011 8:51 pm

...its a shame that this hasn't translated into profitability.... [-X

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Re: Thanks For Your Vote Of Confidence - PIA Advertisement

Post by innovative » Wed Mar 09, 2011 9:40 pm

It is more important to see how PIA is in loss than just to look at the total loss amount in isolation. PIA is operationally profitable, only thing is that PIA has so much of debt and that too in USD that it is very hard to achieve profitability and sustain it on top of that. Thanks to Mushie & Shukie!

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Re: Thanks For Your Vote Of Confidence - PIA Advertisement

Post by Abbas Ali » Fri Mar 25, 2011 2:55 pm

The arrow has adopted colours of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) in following advertisement which appeared in today's (March 25) newspaper :|

Btw, arrow is also election symbol of PPP.

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Re: Thanks For Your Vote Of Confidence - PIA Advertisement

Post by Adnan Anwar » Fri Mar 25, 2011 9:53 pm

I want to call this vote of confidence, as vote of confidence of incomptency of PPP.

Special thanks to Mushi and Shortcut Aziz for all the presents of classic incomptencies.
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Re: Thanks For Your Vote Of Confidence - PIA Advertisement

Post by PK777 » Mon Mar 28, 2011 2:23 pm

They should be thanking Captain Ijaz Haroon not PPP.... :roll: