AirBlue (PA, Karachi Int'l) took delivery of its maiden ATR72-600 on December 27. OM-AQD (cn 1162) is on lease from Slovak ACMI specialist Quick Duck Airlines (Bratislava) and will begin revenue services on January 10 with flights from Islamabad Quaid-e-Azam Int'l to Multan and from Lahore Int'l to Rahim Yar Khan, Multan, and Islamabad.