Airlines in Pakistan
History of Airblue
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The Airblue airline was founded in 2003 and since 18 June 2004 with three leased Airbus A320-200 aircraft serving Karachi Lahore and Karachi-Islamabad with three daily flights in each direction. The airline was inaugurated by then Prime Minister of Pakistan.
Airblue During the first year the airline became very popular, which allowed the airline to compete directly with the national airline PIA and the two other private carriers. This allowed the airline to expand into more cities in Pakistan including Peshawar, Quetta and Nawabshah. On 14 August 2005 (Pakistan's 58th Independence Day) Airblue launched its first international flight from Karachi to Dubai. On 4 June 2007, Airblue launched its first flight to Manchester with the Airbus A321.
Expansion plans include Bahrain, Bangkok, Birmingham, Colombo, Copenhagen, Delhi, Dhaka, Jeddah, Kuala Lumpur, Kuwait, London-Gatwick, Mumbai and Singapore. At home they want to start Multan and Sialkot.