Emirates Airline starts direct international passenger cargo flights between Sialkot, Dubai

November 5, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Sialkot: Saying hello to Sialkot “The Emirates Airline” a global connector of people and places on Tuesday launched its services to Sialkot making Sialkot as its fifth destination in Pakistan. Emirates Airline has started the direct international passenger and cargo flights between Sialkot and Dubai.

Emirates Airline flight (EK-620) from Dubai landed at Sialkot International Airport today at 08:20 am, making this even a landmark in the history of Sialkot.

A launching ceremony was held at Sialkot International Airport here today by Emirates Airline. Mr. Essa El Basha Al Nuaimi (UAE Ambassador in Pakistan), Ashfaq Ahmed Chaudhary (Chairman Sialkot International Airport Limited-SIAL), Mr. Ahmed Khoory (Emirates’ Senior Vice President Commercial Operations Pakistan and Afghanistan), Mr. Salah Al Ansari (Emirates’ Director Visitor Information Bureau) , Me. Khalid Bardan ( Emirates’ Vice President for Pakistan and Afghanistan), senior journalists, leading people from travel trade and other senior officials of SIAL and Emirates attended this ceremony. They also jointly cut a cake on this historical event during the ceremony.