European Union allows PIA to continue flights operations till July 3

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European Union allows PIA to continue flights operations till July 3

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has been allowed to continue flight operations to and from the European Union (EU) till July 3, a spokesperson for the national flag carrier confirmed Wednesday.

The spokesperson said all PIA flights to and from Islamabad to London — PK785 and PK 786 — would operate as per schedule. An announcement with regard to other flights will be made soon, they added.

The PIA official said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, airline’s administration, and Pakistani diplomats were in contact with European authorities over the matter.

The spokesperson added that the foreign secretary had contacted European diplomats on an urgent basis after which the national flag carrier was allowed to land in Britain and Europe and fly over them as well.