PIA to fly four special flights to UK, Canada

By: News Desk      Published: 05:01 PM, 25 Mar, 2020
PIA to fly four special flights to UK, Canada

The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) will fly four special flights to the United Kingdom and Canada during the next three days,

The Airlines suspended its international flight operation a few days ago amid the COVID-19 outbreak, 24NewsHD TV channel reported on Wednesday.

A PIA spokesperson said as part of partial restoration of the flights operation, PK-781 Lahore to Toronto will fly on March 27 while PK-709 Islamabad to Manchester, PK-9791 from Islamabad to Birmingham and PK-757 from Islamabad to London will fly on Mach 28.

The government has suspended the international flights operation till April 4 to curb the coronavirus spread but the special flights are being considered to accommodate the Pakistanis who want to fly to Canada and the UK. All the flights will return empty to Pakistan. PIA said the booking for these flights will be open on first come first get formula.