Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Islamabad, Pakistan

Location:  Country-wide

Event:  Airspace Closure in Pakistan

The Government of Pakistan has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19.  On March 21, the Government of Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority announced the suspension of all international passenger, chartered, and private aircraft inbound flights to Pakistan.  The suspension will be in effect from 08:00 p.m. Pakistan Standard Time on March 21 to April 4, 2020.  The Embassy is monitoring the situation and will communicate with U.S. citizens if any flight options become available once these restrictions go into effect.

The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for COVID-19.

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