Flight Ban, Pakistan extends flight ban until May 15, Pakistani Authorities has extended the ban on all international flights into and out of the country, with certain exceptions. Until May 15, The Country’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has announced.
The decision was Officially taken by the Government of Pakistan. Suspension of operation of all international passenger, chartered and private aircraft inbound flights to Pakistan is extended up to Friday, May 15, 2020,” said a Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) issued by the CAA. “The only exception to the above would be the diplomatic, special/cargo flights and flights of the national carrier to/from Pakistan holding special approval from the competent authority for transporting stranded passengers, however, passengers onboard any or all inbound flights shall be subjected to thorough checking as per established procedures including screening, swab testing and isolation/quarantine as per the advice of the health professionals.”The government has been allowing flights to enable Pakistanis stranded in other parts of the world to return home, as well as for foreign nationals to return to their home countries through flights arranged by their respective governments.