PIA Resumes Commercial Passenger Flights to China

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PIA Resumes Commercial Passenger Flights to China

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On June 11, PIA resumed operating commercial passenger flights from Islamabad to Xi'an after a gap of several months. Flights were suspended due to COVID-19 pandemic.

PIA Boeing 777-340ER registration AP-BHV performed Islamabad to Xi'an flight PK854 with 240 passengers who will undergo 14-day quarantine.

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Source: flightradar24.com

PIA will operate once-a-week Islamabad to Xi'an and Beijing to Islamabad flights with Boeing 777.

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Re: PIA Resumes Commercial Passenger Flights to China

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For some reason on June 20, PIA Boeing 777-200ER aircraft registration AP-BMH arrived in Lahore instead of Islamabad as flight PK855 from Xi'an instead of Beijing. Probably ferry flight from Xi'an to Lahore?

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Later, AP-BMH performed short hop flight PK855 from Lahore to Islamabad. Probably aircraft positioning flight.

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On June 18, PIA Boeing 777-200ER aircraft registration AP-BMH arrived in Xi'an as passenger flight PK854 from Islamabad. The aircraft did not fly from Xi'an to Beijing.

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On June 12, PIA Boeing 777-300ER aircraft registration AP-BHV performed flight PK855 from Beijing to Lahore without passengers. The aircraft was expected to perform flight PK855 from Beijing to Islamabad with passengers.

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The aircraft was sent back to Pakistan without passengers by the Chinese authorities after it arrived in Xi'an from Islamabad as flight PK854 with passengers including six who tested positive for COVID-19 after arriving in China on June 11.

According to PIA spokespersons all passengers who had travelled to Xi'an from Islam­abad had a negative PCR report for COVID-19.

On June 11, PIA resumed operating commercial passenger flights from Islamabad to Xi'an after a gap of several months. Flights were suspended due to COVID-19 pandemic.

PIA Boeing 777-340ER registration AP-BHV performed Islamabad to Xi'an flight PK854 with 240 passengers who had undergo 14-day quarantine after arriving in China.

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Source: flightradar24.com

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Re: PIA Resumes Commercial Passenger Flights to China

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Today, PIA Boeing 777-200ER registration AP-BGJ arrived in Islamabad as flight PK855 from Beijing.

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