PK-712 flying from New York to Lahore has to make an enroute landing at Helsinki, Finland on humanitarian grounds to save the life of a passenger suffering from severe pneumonia.
The passenger at a pneumonia attack and is now hospitalized in Helsinki. The flight landed in Lahore 2AM local time.
A well done job by PIA worth appreciating.
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