As the tension between India and Pakistan have cooled off quite a bit, the latter country’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said the country’s airspace will remain closed for all transit flights till March 11.
The CAA has issued a new notification to this effect.
As per the notification, the opening of Pakistan’s airspace has been delayed till 3 p.m. on March 11.
Some transit flights between the north and south of Pakistan’s airspace have been permitted to fly over some routes.
For entry and exit into and out of Pakistan, only specific airspace can be used, the notification added.
Flight operations at Karachi, Multan, Chitral, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Quetta and Faisalabad airports will run as per schedule.
The airspace was closed on February 27 due to tensions between India and Pakistan.