ISLAMABAD: Pakistan International Airlines spokes person Danyal Gilani in a statement on Tuesday rubbishes media reports regarding a PIA plane catching fire at Jeddah airport.
According to the official statement, reports regarding a PIA flight catching fire at Jeddah airport are absurd and incorrect.
Statement cited that, the generators of flight PK-740 shut down due to some malfunctioning. Later the aircraft was parked back at the bay following the standard protocol.
Danyal also said that the flight PK-740 will be operational as soon as the problem is rectify.
Here is the official tweet from Danyal Gilani.
Media reports regarding fire on a PIA aircraft at Jeddah airport r not correct. Generator of the aircraft had shut down. pic.twitter.com/wtqppZgOcg
— Danyal Gilani (@Danyal_Gilani) December 13, 2016