Pakistan International Airline (PIA) has decided to defer flight to Italy for coronavirus precaution. Abdullah Hafeez, PIA spokesman gave a statement that PIA has suspended all its flights to and from Milan till 31st March.
Passengers carrying nationality of any European country is allowed to travel to Paris by PIA flights. He further stated that travelers have to reach Paris and manage their travel journey to Pakistan on their own. Similarly, passengers who have booked their tickets from Milan to Pakistan, have to catch their flights from Paris.
Travelers have signed the undertaking that they will not claim any facilitation from PIA. Boarding cards will be issued to the passengers for traveling. Passengers who do not possess any nationality of
European country, permit card, tourist visa or residence permit will not be allowed to travel to Milan.
Travelers who do not want to travel to Paris will not be returned their tickets without charges. PIA has canceled all the flights to Iran and Qatar because of the spread of coronavirus.
PIA spokesman said they have been facilitating their customers and apologizes for the inconvenience faced by them due to flights delay.
In an earlier article, we informed our readers that a US team visited Islamabad International Airport to assess the on-ground services, security measures and facilities for commencing PIA’s direct flights to America.