Pakistan airspace

US warns its carriers to avoid Pak airspace, cites 'possible extremist attack'

It said that there continues to be a risk to the US civil aviation from attacks against airports and aircraft, particularly for aircraft on the ground and planes operating at low altitudes, including the arrival and departure phases of flights.

Jan 03, 2020, 00:00 AM IST

India drags Pakistan to global civil aviation body after it denies airspace to PM Narendra Modi’s plane to Saudi Arabia

A government source, reacting to the development said, "We regret the decision of the Government of Pakistan to yet again deny overflight clearance for the VVIP special flight, which is otherwise granted routinely by any normal country."

Oct 28, 2019, 07:34 AM IST

India regrets Pakistan's decision to deny overflight clearance to PM Narendra Modi's plane

Strongly reacting to Islamabad's decision, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Spokesperson, Raveesh Kumar, said that Pakistan should reflect upon its decision to deviate from well established international practice and reconsider its old habit of misrepresenting the reasons for taking unilateral action.

Sep 18, 2019, 22:07 PM IST

Pakistan declines India's request to allow PM Narendra Modi's plane to fly through its airspace for upcoming US visit

Pakistan on Wednesday declined India's request to allow PM Narendra Modi's plane to fly through its airspace for the upcoming US visit. India had formally requested Pakistan to allow the plane to use its airspace during the journey to New York. This decision of the neighbouring country is violative of the International Civil Aviation Organisation charter, which Pakistan is a signatory to.

Sep 18, 2019, 19:37 PM IST

Pakistan declining use of airspace to President Kovind's plane a 'futile' act, says India

Pakistan Saturday denied permission for the use of its airspace by President Kovind's plane.


Sep 07, 2019, 20:54 PM IST

Jittery Pakistan denies use of its airspace to President Ram Nath Kovind's plane

Pakistani government sources say Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan had himself endorsed this decision to decline use of Pakistani airspace for Indian President's movement.

Sep 07, 2019, 16:37 PM IST

Pakistan govt has not decided on the closure of airspace: Shah Mehmood Qureshi

Pakistan govt has not decided on the closure of airspace, says Shah Mehmood Qureshi. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 28, 2019, 21:40 PM IST

Pakistan closes three air routes for all international flights due to ‘operational reasons’

Sources have told Zee News that the development is not in connection with the ongoing tension between India and Pakistan.

Aug 28, 2019, 09:20 AM IST

Panicky Pakistan considers shutting its airspace to India, again

The last time Pakistan shut its airspace - for 140 days, the country suffered losses worth $50 million. With the shambolic state of its economy, another such move could well be catastrophic for the country.

Aug 27, 2019, 20:24 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi uses Pakistan airspace, first time since Balakot airstrike, to travel to France

PM Modi left on a three-nation tour with France being his first stop, followed by UAE and Bahrain. In Paris, PM Modi is scheduled to hold bilateral talks in French President Emmanuel Macron with counter-terrorism and defence topping the agenda of discussions.

Aug 22, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 09th August, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary. This segment of DNA brings to you an analysis of the top news of the day.#PeaceInKashmir #DNA

Aug 10, 2019, 00:36 AM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, August 08th, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info. #ModiKaKashmirSamvad #DNANonStopNews

Aug 08, 2019, 22:18 PM IST

Pakistan says airspace closure led to loss worth $50 million, claims India lost more

The closure of airspace by Pakistan after the Indian Air Force carried out airstrike in Balakot made the country suffer a loss worth $50 million.

Jul 19, 2019, 09:44 AM IST

Deshhit: What made Pakistan open its airspace for India?

Pakistan opened its airspace for all civilian traffic on Tuesday morning, sources said, effectively removing the ban on Indian flights that were not allowed to use majority of its airspace since the Balakot air strikes in February.

Jul 16, 2019, 20:34 PM IST

Deshhit: Pakistan Opens Its Airspace, Closed Since Balakot Strike

Normal air traffic operations between India and Pakistan resumed on Tuesday with Islamabad opening its airspace for all civilian flights, nearly four-and-half months after shutting it down following the Balakot air strikes.

Jul 16, 2019, 20:30 PM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 16th July, 2019

'5W1H' is a special segment by Zee News which brings to you news with the research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 16, 2019, 17:12 PM IST

5W1H: Pakistan airspace opens for airlines, was shut post Balakot strike

In a big respite for airlines as well as passengers flying towards the west of India, the Pakistani airspace is open for commercial airlines after a gap of about five months.

Jul 16, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

Re-opening of Pakistan airspace a boon for Air India; travel time, ATF cost go down

Not just flying time, the opening of airspace over the neighbouring country will also curtail the cost incurred on aviation turbine fuel.

Jul 16, 2019, 16:21 PM IST

Pakistan's unilateral decision to close airspace; ball is in their court, not ours: India

Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar has said, "The decision to open their airspace has to be taken by them..."

Jul 05, 2019, 06:30 AM IST

Pakistan extends airspace ban along its eastern border with India till June 28

A Pakistan government official told PTI that since there has been no official communication between the two countries regarding the opening of their airspace for each other the "status quo" will prevail. 

Jun 13, 2019, 23:45 PM IST