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Drunken pilot jailed

A pilot with 25 years experience has been jailed for nine months after admitting to being drunk in charge of a flight that was about to take off from Leeds Bradford International airport.

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PIA "deplores" drunken pilot's actions

Pakistan International Airlines have released a statement about their pilot, Ifran Faiz, who was jailed for nine months after admitting he attempted to fly a plane, despite being three times over the limit for drinking and flying:

PIA highly deplores the conduct of sentenced pilot.

In the light of Court's verdict further action will be carried out as per Corporation's Rules & Regulations.

The maximum sentence is termination from service. All legal formalities will be completed upon completion of his sentence in UK.

– Pakistan International Airlines

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