CAA extends partial airspace ban till July 12
KARACHI, June 28: Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has extended the restriction on its airspace for flights to India until July 12 .
The CAA had earlier restricted overfly and transit on Pakistani air space until June 15.
After the suspension on overfly operations, flights from Lahore to Delhi, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Sri Lanka and Urumqi were cancelled. Pakistan closed down its eastern airspace after fresh a wave of tensions with India started in February.
According to a CAA official, overfly within Pakistani airspace will remain suspended until further orders. However, there are no restrictions on the operations on the country’s western airspace.