British Airways plans to resume Pakistan flights

By: News Desk      Published: 12:34 PM, 28 Jul, 2020
British Airways plans to resume Pakistan flights

British Airways is planning to resume its flights to Pakistan after suspension of operations due to coronavirus pandemic, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Tuesday.

British officials wrote a letter in this regard to Islamabad International Airport Manager seeking assurances for completing arrangements for the resumption of the British Airways flights to Pakistan.

In the letter, the British officials asked the Pakistani authorities to provide details about cleanliness arrangements at the airport and facilities available there to ensure the safe landing of its planes.

“Ensure that fix bridges connected with the planes, gates and sitting places are safe for the use of British Airways passengers,” the letter read.

There are reports the British Airways will operate weekly three flights for Islamabad from next month.

However, after a long gap of 10 years, the first flight of British Airways, BAW-261 had landed at Islamabad International Airport from Heathrow, with 240 passengers on board on June 3, 2019.