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PIA surplus staff

January 16, 2013

IT emerged in the Supreme Court hearing that PIA’s aircraft-to-employee ratio is 1:570.

It is interesting to note that Lufthansa has a ratio of 1:127 and Singapore Airlines, which took to the air with PIA’s help in the glory days of the legendary Air Marshal Nur Khan, has a ratio of 1:140. Industry experts know that the high number of employees directly affects an airline’s operating profit.

HILAL AHMED Karachi