CAA extends partial airspace ban till Jun 28

LAHORE: Pakistan has extended restriction on its airspace for flights to India until June 28.

After suspension on overfly operations, flights from Lahore to Delhi, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Sri Lanka and Urumqi were cancelled, spokesperson of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) informed.

Pakistan closed down its eastern airspace after fresh a wave of tensions with India started in February 2019.

CAA had earlier restricted overfly and transit on Pakistani air space until June 15.

According to CAA, transit and overfly within Pakistani airspace would remain suspended until further orders.

However, there are no restrictions on operations on country’s western airspace.

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