• Tuesday, March 29, 2016

    PIA dispatches first

    flight from Gilgit to Skardu- announces four international flights from Skardu

  • This year’s spring has brought along a breath of fresh air for the people of Gilgit Baltistan as Pakistan International Airlines, on the directives of Supreme Appellate Court of GB, dispatched its first flight from Gilgit to Skardu. Chief Minister of GB Hafeez ur Rehman along with other dignitaries saw off the Air Bus take off for its maiden flight to Skardu amid cheers and uproar of the local crowd. The SAC took Suo Moto notice of Shaheen International Airlines apparent refusal to the previous orders of the court to conduct flights from Gilgit to Skardu to facilitate the commuters within the administrative boundaries of GB.