PIA permitted to operate 48 weekly flights to Saudi Arabia
Pakistan International Airline (PIA) Monday obtained permission for more flights to Saudi Arabia.
According to the 24News HD TV channel, the national airline obtained additional flights with the help of the Pakistani Ambassador to Saudi Arabia General (Retd) Bilal Akbar.
The purpose of the additional flights is to get more Pakistanis back to work after the easing of COVID-19 restrictions.
PIA CEO Air Marshal Arshad Malik said the Pakistani airline has always been at the forefront of meeting the travel needs of Pakistanis.
Malik said they would get permission for more flights from Saudi Arabia if needed.
Reporters: Usman Javed, Saeed Ahmad Saeed