PIA now offers two direct flights to Iran per week, flying on Tuesday and Saturday.
The first flight took off on Tuesday morning. Officials for the airline, the Federal Minister for Provincial Harmony, and the Iranian Consul were present at the launching ceremony, along with senior media personnel
According to the Consul General of Iran, the flights between Iran and Pakistan will strengthen the bond between the two countries. The Federal Minister for Provincial Harmony said the new flight to Mashad will also benefit the Zaireen who wish to travel there. The Director of Marketing for PIA said that the PM of Pakistan ordered the new flights in order to fulfill the needs of the people of Pakistan.
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