GILGIT: Federal aviation priest Ghulam Sarwar Khan has actually stated global flights will certainly be run from the Skardu airport to enhance tourist and trade activities in Gilgit-Baltistan.
He claimed Skardu airport would have all-weather and nighttime trip operations.
Speaking with Dawn on Friday, he claimed measures were being taken to make use of tourism potential in GB under the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Mr Sarwar stated located at an elevation of over 7,000 feet, the Skardu flight terminal was provided amongst the world’s greatest altitude airport terminals.
He claimed very first time flights had started from Karachi, Islamabad, Lahore, Sialkot and also Faisalabad to Skardu.
The aeronautics priest claimed that Skardu airport terminal had turned into one of the busiest airports in Pakistan.
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Mr Sarwar said a notice would be released proclaiming Skardu airport terminal as the worldwide airport from following month.
He stated the airport’s path was being increased for wide-body aircraft touchdown.
“International hired flights will be allowed to Skardu airport,” he included.
Besides, he claimed evenings from Lahore to Gilgit had actually also been started, and also the number of daily trips from Islamabad had actually boosted.
Ghulam Sarwar stated a plan was afoot to expand the Gilgit airport, including alternatives were being explored to create a brand-new flight terminal in Gilgit.
He stated a research study was additionally being performed to build a bridge for landing of hefty airplane at the Gilgit airport.