ISLAMABAD: Pakistan International Airlines spokesperson announce that Chairman of national carrier Azam Saigol late on Monday submitted his resign on ‘personal grounds’.
PIA spokesperson, Danyal Gilani confirmed the reports through his twitter.
Chairman PIA Mr. Azam Saigol has resigned due to personal reasons https://t.co/pErebXskiF
— Danyal Gilani (@Danyal_Gilani) December 12, 2016
The decision comes in as PIA is under pressure following the drastic incident of PK-661 which crashed near Havelian on last Wednesday. speculation that the national carrier does not follow international safety standards and procedures.
Following the incident there was speculation that the national carrier was unable to follow international safety standards and procedures.