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PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Thu Jun 29, 2006 11:55 am

Do you guys think sooner or later PK will go non-stop from JFK to one of the two major airports in Pakistan? Or will MAN be their focal point? By the way do the 772LR's have PTV's?
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RE: PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Thu Jun 29, 2006 12:15 pm

I thought that the went non stop to Pakistan but had to stop coming to the USA because of security reasons at least that is what I read in another thread.
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RE: PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Thu Jun 29, 2006 1:09 pm

This topic has been discussed to death. PK cannot fly anywhere in to the US non stop because of security reasons.

Quoting CRGsFuture (Thread starter):
By the way do the 772LR's have PTV's?

They do have PTVs with AVOD as well.
 
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RE: PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Thu Jun 29, 2006 6:33 pm

Quoting Cabso1 (Reply 2):
PK cannot fly anywhere in to the US non stop because of security reasons.

Though myself not involed in almost all of those discussions, non stop flights from Karachi have no problem and Lahore is improving to get rid of the problems.
 
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RE: PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Thu Jun 29, 2006 8:42 pm

That´s what I wonder too: does PKs 72LR fly non-stop JFK-Pakistan? I know they stop in MAN for security reason to the US. If not, whats the point of flying 72LR and not the -ER?

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RE: PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Thu Jun 29, 2006 8:45 pm

Canada has no such problems. The Toronto flight comes in nonstop from Lahore.
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RE: PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Thu Jun 29, 2006 9:27 pm

Quoting Cedarjet (Reply 5):
The Toronto flight comes in nonstop from Lahore.

There are actually three different flights to Toronto and all are operated by their B772LRs.

PK789 operates KHI-LHE-YYZ on Tuesdays
PK781 operates KHI-ISB-YYZ on Fridays
PK783 operates KHI-YYZ on Sundays

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RE: PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Sat Jul 01, 2006 2:35 am

YYZ - ISB 11010 Km
KHI - YYZ 11691 Km

PK dont need the -LR for these non-stop route to Canada, -ER does a great job with them, or is this due to season flights: winter sced. 72-LR, summer sced. 72-ER?? Throwing out a wild guess here..


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RE: PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Sat Jul 01, 2006 2:46 am

Quoting CRGsFuture (Thread starter):
Do you guys think sooner or later PK will go non-stop from JFK to one of the two major airports in Pakistan? Or will MAN be their focal point? By the way do the 772LR's have PTV's?

Once the CAA and FAA resolve their issues (which they are), as well as PK getting enough qualified pilots/FA's, then we should see the Pakistan-USA nonstop flight...


regarding the PTV's...click on the

"PIA in-flight entertainment programme" link from the link below..

http://www.piac.com.pk/fleet/boeing_777-240LR.asp

Quoting Bravo45 (Reply 3):
Though myself not involed in almost all of those discussions, non stop flights from Karachi have no problem and Lahore is improving to get rid of the problems.

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Quoting Solnabo (Reply 7):

PK dont need the -LR for these non-stop route to Canada, -ER does a great job with them, or is this due to season flights: winter sced. 72-LR, summer sced. 72-ER?? Throwing out a wild guess here..

Anything over 5000nm, the -200LR has an advantage over the -200ER...plus, from what I've heard, PK got a good deal on those two frames....
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RE: PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Sat Jul 01, 2006 2:53 am

Could it possibly be that the MAN pasengers add to the load greatly? Combining the two equals a full load maybe?

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RE: PK's 772LR: Ever Go Non-stop From JFK

Sat Jul 01, 2006 2:55 am

Quoting BA787 (Reply 9):
Could it possibly be that the MAN pasengers add to the load greatly? Combining the two equals a full load maybe?

Tom

Man-Pakistan-MAN does quite well..PK uses its 5th-freedom rights out of MAN efficiently.......
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