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What ASF commandos found in PIA flight after pilot issues alert

12:26 PM | 22 Dec, 2017
What ASF commandos found in PIA flight after pilot issues alert
KARACHI - A Gwadar-bound flight PK-503 of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) on Friday faced delay after it was stopped on the runway at Karachi airport following an alert regarding the possible danger.

According to the media reports, the pilot informed the airport authorities about a possible danger after he noticed something suspicious inside the plane when it was on taxiway.

After the alert, commandos of Airport Security Force (ASF) surrounded the plane in order to prevent any mishap. Fire tenders of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) also reached the site.

As the plane was searched, the authorities found a cat in the cockpit of the plane. The flight will be allowed to take off after proper clearance, authorities said.

It is yet to be known how an animal made his way inside the plane.



PKR exchange rate to US dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 13 April 2024 Forex Rates

Pakistani currency remains largely same against US dollar and other currencies in open market on April 13, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

On Saturday, the US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro was quoted at 299.95 for buying and 302.9 for selling while British Pound stands at 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.45 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 12 April 2024


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