KARACHI: First Kuala Lumpur-Karachi flight of Malaysia’s Batik Air landed in Pakistan on Sunday.
The flight was given a traditional water salute upon landing at the Karachi International Airport. Batik Air of Malaysia will operate three weekly flights from Kuala Lumpur to Karachi.
Malaysian Consul General and Civil Aviation Officers (CAA) welcomed the passengers. The new route strengthens the airline’s ties between the countries, fostering both business and leisure travel opportunities.
On November 1, Azerbaijan’s national airline launched direct flight operations to Pakistan. Azerbaijan’s national airline – AZAL – commenced direct flights to Pakistan, while an inaugural flight from Azerbaijan will reach Islamabad airport tonight.