Saudi Aviation authorities to block Pakistan airline over outstanding fees

A Pakistani man looks on as a Pakistan International Airline (PIA) plane taxis on the runway on the way to Saudi Arabia during the PIA employees strike in Islamabad on February 8, 2016. (AFP)

The Saudi Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has threatened to stop all of the Pakistan International Airlines flight operations in the kingdom in a dispute over unpaid fees according to Pakistan Today news website.

The Ministry of Finance has advised the authorities to draft a clear payment plan, also with a request to PIA authorities to pay Rs2.20 billion ($586.6 mln) to the Saudi CAA.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:50 - GMT 06:50