PIA pre-Hajj and post-Hajj flights schedule is now available on following link on official PIA website:Link: Hajj Flights Schedule
According to flights schedule, PIA will use Airbus A310-300, Boeing 747 and Boeing 777 aircraft for Hajj flights.
Airbus A310-300 will be used for all pre-Hajj and post-Hajj flights from Quetta Airport due to some runway restrictions/work not allowing usage of Boeing 777 this year/season. Some Hajj flights from/to Peshawar will also be operated with Airbus A310-300
* First pre-Hajj flight will be PK-1601 from Peshawar to Jeddah with an Airbus A310-300 aircraft on September 30, 2011.
* Last pre-Hajj flight will be PK-1861 from Quetta to Jeddah with an Airbus A310-300 aircraft on October 31, 2011.
* First post-Hajj flight will be PK-2704 from Jeddah to Peshawar with an Airbus A310-300 aircraft on November 11, 2011.
* Last post-Hajj flight will be PK-4792 from Jeddah to Quetta with an Airbus A310-300 aircraft on December 10, 2011.
All pre-Hajj flights will be operated to Jeddah non-stop from Pakistani cities of Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, Quetta and Sialkot. Similarly all post-Hajj flights from Jeddah will be operated non-stop to these cities of Pakistan.
According to Hajj flights schedule, PIA will operate a total of 298 pre-Hajj flights to Jeddah from Pakistan and same number of post-Hajj flights will be operated from Jeddah to Pakistan.