PIA resumes Mashhad flights after five years
The first flight PK-119 left for Mashhad Thursday morning paving way for pilgrims visiting Iran's religious sites.
He said PIA had the credit to take pilgrims to their sacred places.
Mashhad International Airport (Shahid Hashemi Nejad) is the 2nd busiest airport in Iran after Tehran airport.
It is the doorway to the 2nd most popular city in Iran and home to religious sites mostly for pilgrimages.
Reporter Samar Abbas