After the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) seen smoking within the cockpit and the cabin, they issued directives that made it necessary that the cabin crew of Pakistan Worldwide Airways (PIA) take the breathalyser check for alcohol consumption. In addition they directed that the non-smoking rule on planes be adopted in the entire aircraft.

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Within the discover, which was issued by the PIA‘s medical division and comes into fast impact, all cabin crew should bear medical check-ups earlier than boarding flights.

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The breathalyser check checks for the way a lot alcohol an individual has of their blood and based mostly on the outcomes, the medical division will determine whether or not they can board the flight. The CAA had already made it necessary that pilots and cockpit crew be examined for alcohol ranges, however now the air hosts will likely be examined as properly.