Two PIA aircraft are stuck at Kabul airport with a total of 499 passengers on board
The aircraft are not being allowed the use of the runway to take off.
One is a Boeing 777 which has 329 passengers, while the other is an Airbus 320 with 170 passengers.
Kabul airport sources told Geo News that two helicopters belonging to the US military are blocking the runway and over the past few hours, four C-130 cargo planes, also belonging to the US military, have landed.
The sources said that the Kabul airport’s air traffic control “has no control over what is happening”.
Among the passengers are diplomats from Pakistan, as well as other countries.