Gilgit For the first time in history, PIA’s flight from Islamabad to Gilgit and back to Islamabad was led by both females, Captain Maryam Masood and First Officer Shumaila Mazhar. This route is considered one of the most challenging in Pakistan as it passes through narrow valleys surrounded by high snowcapped peaks like Nanga Parbat. At the same time, Gilgit Airport has a rocky mountain straight ahead of the runway which involves an additional expertise to land and takeoff.
PIA landed plane during heavy rain fall at Skardu airport. PIA surprized tourists and passenger by landing plane during heavy rainfall at Skardu airport. Usually flights are cancelled by PIA and CAA in bad weather but this time plane landed in heavy rain. PIA proved that the weather is not a big problem for Skardu […]
In last days shutter-down strike observed in Gilgit-Baltistan against imposition of tax by federal and local government. The protests were lead by Awami Action Committee (AAC) an alliance of different political and religious parties. The chairmain of AAC had announced to move Supreme Court of Pakistan against imposition of tax and vowed to continue protest […]
Gilgit Baltistan Newspapers There are dozens of newspapers in Gilgit Baltistan which publish daily news from around Pakistan and Gilgit Baltistan. Here is the list of some famous news papers of Gilgit Baltistan. Daily K2 is considered the most famous newspaper in Gilgit Baltistan. 1. Daily K2 Newspaper Daily K2 is an Urdu Newspaper from […]