SIALKOT: Chairman SIAL Mian Naeem Javed has said that the management of Sialkot International Airport has taken full care of the needs and regulations of its passengers and airlines during the Corona epidemic and has taken all possible steps for them. We are now fully prepared to provide better facilities to passengers on flights that cannot land at other airports during fog season.
He expressed these views while talking to representatives of airlines at the SIAL Secretariat. Vice Chairman Chaudhry Muhammad Afzal Shaheen, Airport Manager Nisar Ahmed and other officials were also present on the occasion.
Chairman SIAL Mian Naeem Javed said that due to the location of Sialkot Airport between Lahore and Islamabad and the proximity of Sialkot to Lahore Motorway and the cheap fares of many airlines coming here, passengers from Lahore and remote areas are already choose their journey from Sialkot Airport but now due to fog flights that cannot land at Lahore or Islamabad Airport land at Sialkot Airport, so their passengers have to be taken to their respective airports. There is a responsibility but SIAL management will also help them and make every effort to make it easier for them.
He said that the SIAL management was campaigning with different airlines to sign memorandum as an alternative airport so that their flights mays land at Sialkot Airport at any time. Chairman SIAL Mian Naeem Javed said that they are trying to provide the best possible facilities to all the airlines and their passengers. He also thanked the representatives of all the airlines for their exemplary cooperation in this difficult situation and appreciated their services.