KARACHI: Chinas flag carrier airline, Air China, has announced increasing its flights for Pakistan on the Beijing-Islamabad-Karachi route.

The airline has decided to operate seven flights in a week from February 11, 2019.

Air China had launched the route between China and Pakistan in October 2016, starting with three flights per week. More than 120,000 trips on the route were recorded till September this year.

Hu Haitao, manager of Air China’s Islamabad office, said that the increased flights will “better serve the exchanges between China and Pakistan in trade and culture.”