KARACHI: Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (PCAA) has issued notices to four airlines including Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) for cancelling scheduled domestic flights, ARY News reported on Monday.
The PCAA took strict notice of the decision of the four airlines regarding the cancellation of scheduled domestic flights to utilise the aircraft for operating international chartered flights.
In its notice, the aviation authority stated that various public complaints were registered against the cancellation of the scheduled domestic flights by the airlines.
It mentioned that 383 out of 1,145 scheduled domestic flights had been cancelled from October 1 to 18. It added that the planes were utilised for international chartered operations.
The national carrier had cancelled 130 out of 417 flights, Serene Air 117 out of 250, Airblue 86 out of 261 and Airsial 50 out of 217 flights.