By Rafiq Vayani
KARACHI: Zara Airways of Canada will start its scheduled services to Pakistan in the latter half of 2023. This was announced by Syed Zafar Shah Quli, CEO of Zara Airways at a press conference held to launch Zara Airways flight to Pakistan.
Addressing the gathering of leading travel agents of the city Mr. Quli said that it’s the need of the hour to promote aviation industry in Pakistan. He said that being a Pakistani himself it was his vision and an ambition to do some good for Pakistani people. With his passion he took the initiative to introduce a private airline direct from Toronto to Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad and back, by the name of Zara Airways.
Mr. Quli said that they have picked the best professional team for this venture. Zara Airways will launch the flight soon with Boeing 777 Aircraft, providing a seamless travel experience with top-notch amenities and exceptional customer service.
“Our airline is equipped with state-of-the-art technology and safety measures, ensuring that our passengers have a safe and comfortable journey. Our team of experienced professionals are dedicated to providing exceptional service to ensure that our passengers have an enjoyable experience.” Mr. Quli added.
To serve as the Country Manager in Pakistan Zara Airways has selected a veteran of the aviation industry who is associated with the trade for over 40 years. Mr. _ Bukhari has work for Philippine Airlines for over four decades serving the Airline at its different stations including USA, Thailand, Australia and Pakistan.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Bukhari said that Zara Airways team of experienced pilots, flight attendants, engineering staff, and ground crew are committed to ensure that passengers have an enjoyable and unforgettable journey.
He assured that Zara Airways passengers will be handled with great respect and care in Karachi, Lahore & Islamabad in collaboration with Shaheen Airport Services (SAPS) who has been rendering best Ground Handling Services across Pakistan since 1982 with qualified and experienced professional team.
Shaheen Airport Services (SAPS) has been appointed to provide Ground Handling for Zara Airways in Pakistan. Captain Saeed Khan, Head of Commercial SAPS said that Zara Airways has chosen to enter in contract with Shaheen Airport Services (SAPS) which is the oldest and biggest Ground Handling Service Provider in Pakistan. “By choosing SAPS, Zara Airways can rest assure that they will get the highest service standards and professionalism,” he added.
KN Aviation has been appointed as General Sales Agents (GSA) of Zara Airways in Pakistan. Mr. Mohsin Dharsi CEO KN Aviation in his address assure both, the management of Zara Airways and the travel agents of highest standards of professionalism. He said that his team of dedicated professionals will leave no stone unturned to facilitate Zara Airways passengers.