The national air carrier, Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has launched direct London-Sialkot flights. PIA has officially confirmed that the first flight on the said route successfully departed on 10th September 219.
PIA tweeted, “We have welcomed yet another route to our expanding PIA network! The first flight on sector London-Sialkot departed successfully on 10th September 2019. As a token of courtesy, we distributed small gifts among the passengers and welcomed them on-board.”
Flight PK-777 will depart from Sialkot International Airport every Tuesday at 10:15 am and it will reach Heathrow Airport, London at 2:50 pm PST. This is the flight schedule that has been issued by the airline.
As for the return flight, PK-778 will depart from Heathrow at 6:25 pm on Tuesday and it will reach the Sialkot International Airport at 6:25 am Wednesday.
In another tweeted PIA stated, “The PIA family welcomed the happy passengers of the recently initiated route between London and Sialkot in full spirit, loaded with the traditional PIA hospitality and greeted with smiles and flowers.”
Other than this, PIA is offering flat 20% discount on Sialkot-London flights. The discount is valid from 11th September to 30th November. This initiative by PIA will boost the tourism industry of Pakistan.