LAHORE – PIA’s London-bound flight PK-757 was delayed by eight hours at Allama Iqbal International Airport (AIIAP) due to technical reasons, said national flag carrier’s spokesman on Saturday.

He said that the flight was scheduled to depart at 9:10am in the morning but PIA authorities declared it not fit for fly at the eleventh hour and passengers were off loaded and sent in waiting lounge. Sources in the CAA said that spare flight was brought from Islamabad and flight departed at 5:00 pm.