A new airline financed by the expat Pakistani community residing in the UK has formed an airline called UKIA i.e. UK International Airlines has managed to get two Boeing 767-200ERs which will be based at the airline's main hub at East Midlands (EMA) Airport.
UKIA will use the aircraft to launch 3 weekly flights from EMA to Islamabad, Pakistan via Sharjah. According to its authorized agents in the Midlands region of the UK, the airline plans on obtaining 2-3 more B 762ERs to fly to Dhaka, Kathmandu, Gambia, Delhi and eventually increase ISB bound flights to 5 weekly.
The first flight departs on Oct 19th 2007 for ISB from EMA and the introductory fare on offer is GBP 390 all taxes inclusive for EMA-ISB-EMA.
UKIA's ISB schedule visit : http://www.ukinternationalairlines.com/shdl.pdf
Official website : http://www.ukinternationalairlines.com/default.asp
Airline profile : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UK_International_Airlines