US: NOTAM Warns Airlines to Avoid Pakistan Airspace
January 3 , 2020
On Thursday, US Federal Aviation Administration warned America's airline that there is a threat involved in operating flights in Pakistan airspace due to "extremist or militant activity". A notice to airmen have been applied to all US-based airlines and US-based pilots. The FAA further said that so far there have been no reports of "man-portable air defense systems or Manpads being used against the civil aviation sector in Pakistan. And there are some reports that some extremist have access to these Manpads.