Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has resumed its flight operations. As per media reports the national flag carrier has resumed both its domestic and international flight operations at the Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore on Sunday.
It has officially announced about resuming the operations which was earlier restored partially from Sunday morning after intense tension between Pakistan and India.
Flight PK-655 and PK-305 left for Islamabad and Karachi respectively from the Lahore airport, as informed by the spokesperson.
An international flight PK-225 was scheduled to depart for Muscat at 12:45 Sunday midnight, where the Dubai-bound flights would be resumed from Monday morning, PK-203 is to depart for Dubai from the Lahore airport today at 10:00 am.
The spokesperson said that all flights would be departed to domestic and international routes as per normal routine.
The official also said that the passengers were being given all the facilities at the airport who faced difficulties owing to the delay in their flights after the airspace was closed temporarily.
As per the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), flight operation of Lahore airport has been partially restored and all the airlines have been told about it.
The CAA NOTAM said that the Lahore airport would remain partially functioning until the 8th of March.
While, the operations at Bahawalpur, Sialkot, Multan and Rahim Yar Khan airports would remain suspended until today.
During the span of last 4 days more than 400 flights and 25,000 passengers have suffered. PIA’s staff is working day and night for facilitating the passengers.