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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Haris Malick » Fri Nov 02, 2018 8:39 am

What about the collapsed jetway , is that gate operational again


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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by KSKJADOON » Fri Nov 02, 2018 7:49 pm

Google's Satellite images have been updated and you can see a few planes parked up now.
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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Abbas Ali » Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:18 pm

Today, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan on the floor of the National Assembly said that demand made by Member National Assembly (MNA) Syed Khurshid Ahmed Shah representing Pakistan People's Party (PPP) to name Islamabad International Airport after Benazir Bhutto will be reviewed.

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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Pakistan-1 » Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:02 pm

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Today, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan on the floor of the National Assembly said that demand made by Member National Assembly (MNA) Syed Khurshid Ahmed Shah representing Pakistan People's Party (PPP) to name Islamabad International Airport after Benazir Bhutto will be reviewed.

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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Abbas Ali » Sat Nov 10, 2018 7:14 pm

According to news sources:

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Fast Track counters for passengers are sometimes seen closed during night hours due to shortage of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) staff at Islamabad International Airport.

More staff will be hired for Fast Track counters, say FIA officials.

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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Abbas Ali » Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:38 am

Qatar Emiri Air Force Boeing C-17 Globemasters at Islamabad International Airport.







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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Abdulrafeysiddiqui » Sun Nov 11, 2018 3:21 pm

Who are the people travelling or travelled through C17? Repatriated to Pakistan?

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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Tuti Fruiti » Sun Nov 11, 2018 6:32 pm

Is this a new company for ground handling services at New Islamabad Airport i.e. askari services .. i guess,dnata,shaheen and royal airport services were /are mostly at pak airports..looks like a new competitor in market.does it belong to askari cement or askari bank etc ??
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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Abbas Ali » Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:36 pm

In November 14 newspaper:

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Request for Proposals

Hiring of consultancy services third party design evaluation/validation and remedial solution for rain water ingress from atrium canopy in meet & greet area - passenger terminal building at Islamabad International Airport.


Pakistan CAA is desirous to engage the services of design consultant who would be responsible to conduct third party evaluation/validation of design and will propose a remedial solution of existing building component (built for ventilation purpose) in anticipation of rain water ingress.

The main idea of the study is to identify the root causes of rain water ingress from the atrium canopy, remedial measures, preparation of design and drawing with engineer's estimate. The designer firm would also be responsible to study the impacts for proposal solution by her.

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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Haris Malick » Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:45 pm

KSKJADOON wrote:
Fri Nov 02, 2018 7:49 pm
Google's Satellite images have been updated and you can see a few planes parked up now.
The date at which new imagery was taken is 8th september

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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Abbas Ali » Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:59 pm

On November 15, Sindh Assembly unanimously approved a resolution that condemned decision of not naming Islamabad International Airport after Benazir Bhutto.

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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Abbas Ali » Fri Nov 23, 2018 2:28 pm

Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) tender notice in November 23 newspaper for Establishment of Container Offices for Airports Security Force (ASF) at Islamabad International Air Port (IIAP) - Islamabad.

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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Abbas Ali » Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:23 pm

Today, Secretary Interior informed Prime Minister Imran Khan about steps being taken to make Islamabad International Airport a model airport of Pakistan.

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Re: New Islamabad International Airport Project

Post by Abbas Ali » Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:50 am

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According to news sources, customs building at Islamabad International Airport has developed cracks. The new airport was made operational in May this year.

Air freight unit workers want their offices shifted to some other building.

Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Additional Director Civil Mian Muneeb Iqbal in his report has proposed formation of an investigation/inquiry board to find out the cause of cracks and identify people responsible.

https://www.express.pk/story/1450535/1/

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