ISLAMABAD: Civil Aviation Corona has postponed the request of British Airways for more flights in view of the situation. British Airways had sought permission for 10 more flights to Pakistan.
According to the details, in view of the third wave of Corona, the civil aviation took more precautionary measures on SOPs and did not allow any more flights of the British airline.
Sources said that the request of British Airways for more flights was put on hold, British Airways had sought permission for 10 more flights to Pakistan, 7 flights from UK to Islamabad and 3 flights from UK to Lahore.
According to sources, the CAA informed the Aviation Division about the situation, adding that the precautionary measures are aimed at curbing the spread of corona.
It may be recalled that due to the third wave of Corona, the United Kingdom had included Pakistan in the red list, after which those coming from Pakistan to the UK will have to quarantine the hotel for 10 days from April 9.
Hotel quarantine costs will be paid by the passenger himself, the passenger will have to pay around 00 1700 for the hotel quarantine.