Shaheen Air

Shaheen Air Airlines

About Shaheen Air airlines

Shaheen air airlines were a private company or Pakistani owned airlines with its head office located at the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi city. Khalid Shehbai family owned Shaheen airline that was started by the Shaheen Foundation. The Shaheen air organization caters to passenger travels, cargo, and various chartered services to some of the major cities in the Middle East and Pakistan.

Shaheen Air was the second largest popular international airlines in Pakistan after its flagship carrier Pakistan International Airlines. The airline suffered a downfall in the year 2018 when the business lost and struggled frantically for its sustenance. In October 2018, the airline was declared as a defaulter by the FBR and the PCAA. The entire Shaheen air airlines flight operations were suspended totally by PCAA, the local airline regulation body. Currently, the AOC or Air operator’s certificate is suspended and the company making efforts to be back in operations. No aircraft is left in its fleet. The firm has also been asked to serve a notice and evacuate their head office and the maintenance hangar situated at the Karachi Jinnah International Airport.

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Online Check In and Boarding Pass

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Shaheen Air Services and In-Flight Meals

Over the course of its operations, Shaheen air airlines with its head office at the Jinnah International Airport Karachi flew to many domestic and international places in the world. It was the second in Pakistan and was once its national carrier as well. The airline was named after the national bird of Pakistan the Shaheen falcon.

The on-air services offered by Shaheen air airlines made it popular. The crew was extremely friendly, warm as well as hospitable. The seats had extra leg space which made even a long haul journey with Shaheen airways as comfortable as possible. Meals offered on flight were designed by some of the leading hotels in Karachi. The chefs who designed their menu were well-known for high standards, taste, and quality.

Baggage Policy

All the people who traveled on Shaheen air airlines to domestic or international destinations were allowed to take 1 piece of checked-in baggage. This luggage must have a maximum weight of 32 kg. They could also carry a bag weighing 7 kg. For the Hajj travelers:

a) All the passengers who were traveling from Pakistan could carry 20 kg of checked-in luggage and 1 bag with a maximum weight of 7 kg.

b) All the passengers who were traveling from Jeddah or Madina were allowed to carry 30 kg of checked-in luggage and one 7 kg of carry-on baggage and a 5 litre of the Zamzam water.

Travel Classes on Shaheen Airways

Shaheen air airlines offered its passengers First Class, Business and Economy class. Remarkable traveling experience was offered in all the classes. Exciting offers could be availed by the passengers along with great discounts and last minute travel deals. Those booking in advance could also come across special offers and fist from reputed sites like Cleartrip. Cleartrip offered special offer or gifts in the form of coupon codes to its customers for specific Shaheen air airline travel classes.

Shaheen air Airways Fleet Information

Since October 2016, Shaheen air airlines had around 15 aircraft. It had one Boeing 737-400 and a wide range of Airbus series covering A320-200, A330-200, and A330-300. Some of the top domestic flight schedules were covered by Shaheen. The domestic destinations centered in the northern part of Pakistan and some top international flight schedules cover Gulf places like Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Sharjah, Jeddah, Riyadh, Madina, Mashhad, and Kuwait. Internationally in Europe, Shaheen Air flies to Manchester and to the east. It has its flights to Guangzhou as well.

The following is a list of former fleet of Shaheen air airlines, which were previously leased and since the airline is no longer operational they were returned. Shaheen was one of the top airlines in Pakistan and gradually deducted its fleet portfolio as it began losing business.

  • Airbus A300B4-203
  • Airbus A319-100
  • Airbus A320-200
  • Airbus A321-200
  • Airbus A330-200
  • Airbus A330-300
  • Boeing 737-200
  • Boeing 737-400
  • Boeing 737-800
  • Boeing 767-200ER
  • Tupolev Tu-154M
  • Yakovlev Yak-42D

Airbus has designed and manufactured many of the above fleet used by Shaheen air previously. Around 21.4 years is the average age of the Shaheen fleet.

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The Cleartrip mobile app can be used anywhere and anytime for exploring some of the best deals on various airlines. The Cleartrip online booking service helps you explore some of the Top International Flight Schedules and Top Domestic Flight Schedules offered by popular airlines. The website provides complete travel information which will help you design your flight schedule effectively and efficiently. The site provides flight status for all your bookings. Explore the entire website for getting all travel related data and information on specific travel destinations. The ticket status can be checked fast with the help of the PNR number. Web checking facility also helps someone who is in a hurry avoids long queues at the airport.

Shaheen Airways News & Updates

Shaheen Airways gave permission to the Hajj pilgrims stranded to leave for home - Shaheen Air Airlines is under enormous debt and is awaiting legal actions from the authorities.Shaheen Airways Owner Flees to another Country-Despite the CAA requests the owners of the Shaheen air flees.

Employees of Shaheen air protests outside the SC Lahore registry – The employees of the Shaheen Air International airlines protest outside the Lahore Supreme Court.


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FAQ

  1. Can I do an online / mobile check in?

    The online or mobile check in facility can be availed by all passengers except the following: a) Anyone below 18 years old and are not accompanied by any adult passenger who is above 18 years old. b) Is travelling in a group of 10 or more passengers going in the same booking. c) Have one or more than on flight proceeding to the current booking in which the passenger has not checked in.

  2. What were the destination choices of Shaheen Air Airlines in Middle East?

    In Middle East you could fly to major popular destinations like Abu Dhabi, Dammam, Al-Ain, Bahrain, Kazakhstan, Jeddah, Dubai, Madina, Muscat, Kuwait, Mashad, Sharjah or Riyadh via Shaheen Air Airlines.

  3. Why to use flight tickets coupon codes in Cleartrip?

    Use Coupon code on flight tickets on Cleartrip and you will get cheap air fare for your flight bookings. Save up on your travels by using Clear Trip coupon codes and offers.

Shaheen Air Customer Reviews

Rated 4/5 based on 24 customer reviews
Customer reviews:
4/ 5stars
Checking in Shaheen Airways was so prompt. There was no hassle at all. The cabin staff was friendly who suggested me very good quality food. Asian styled lunch and a European dinner just made my flight experience happy.
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4.5/ 5stars
I flew on March 2nd with Shaheen Airways from Dubai to Karachi. The check-in was fast. Friendly cabin crew who always smiling before the take off. Drink and newspaper was served. Nice dinner we had was chicken korma, zeera rice and hot tea. -
4.5/ 5stars
Today I just travelled from Lahore to Karachi and I had a pleasant experience. It was a pleasing experience to see smiling face in the cabin crew. Crew members were really helpful. I asked them for coffee. She remembered my seat and gave my coffee I did not have to ask second time.
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3.5/ 5stars
It is indeed a low cost airline. Shaheen Air Airlines is indeed good. The airport checks in was not good. The agents took a lot of time. The flight also had a gate change 4 days. There was also 1 hour delay for the flight. However flight attendants were very friendly. Aircraft was good and meals served were good too. -
3.5/ 5stars
During Ramadan I travelled on Shaheen Airways. It was a very comfortable flight and the crew was friendly. They served juices and dates with dinner. A great biryani, raita and cake were indeed great. The aircraft reached on time. -
3/ 5stars
Flight has reached Lahore 1.5 hours. Rest all was okay. The flight attendants were nice. First 3 rows were empty. My seat was in the 4th row. As I requested they moved me up. I had a comfortable journey.
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