PIA ATR Aircraft grounded by CAA
This was stated by a spokesman of the national flag carrier.
He said that PIA has been overhauling Pratt and Whitney Engines of its ATRs as per overhaul protocol revision 32.Pratt and Whitney has recently issued a new revisions 33 and 34 which PIA has been advised to comply with immediate effect.
As passenger safety is PIA's top priority the mentioned aircraft will not be available during the next few days.
During this period PIA's flights to Gilgit, Skardu, Chitral, Sukkur, Moenjodaro, Gwadar, Turbat, Panjgur, Nawabshah and Multan are likely to be affected.
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They have also directed all relevant departments to ensure arrangements made for passenger's convenience by readjusting flights schedule during this period.