Kabul: According to sources, the Pakistani government will provide professional training to Afghanistan's aviation personnel in the areas of security, traffic control, firefighting, air forecasting, and airport administration. As per the statement released by the Afghan embassy in Pakistan, the bilateral agreement was struck during the visit of Afghanistan's foreign minister to Pakistan.
The number of seats will be expanded from 1,000 to 1,500, and planes will be able to fly to Kabul, Mazar-e-Sharif, and Kandahar from any airport in Pakistan, according to the statement. In the meanwhile, Afghan jets would be allowed to fly to Islamabad, Quetta, and Peshawar, according to the report. Kabul and Islamabad also agreed to operate ten flights each week between the two capitals, two of which will be large planes and the rest will be small planes.
The visit of Afghanistan's foreign minister to Pakistan was not just for Troika Plus, but also to discuss bilateral concerns such as trade, transportation, and the challenges of crossing points between Pakistan and Afghanistan.