KARACHI – Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has commenced a second flight between Islamabad and Doha whichhas allowed Pakistani national a 30 day visa on arrival.
This is the third launch in a row in one month.
A statement issued by the flag carrier, “An Airbus A320 call sign PK287 carrying around 150 passengers took off from Islamabad at 0100 on Sunday”.
It added that the launch of the new Islamabad-Doha flight was “warmly welcomed by the general public, especially the business community”.
As per revised Qatar policy, Pakistani nationals can obtain a 30-day visa on arrival.
PIA Chief Executive Officer Air Marshal (retd) Arshad Malik while congratulating the employees appreciated their efforts towards the revival and progress of the flag carrier.
He said, ” We are getting encouraging feedback and very soon flights on Lahore-Bangkok and Sialkot-Barcelona sectors will commence”.