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Pakistan air traffic controller saves Jaipur-Muscat flight after pilot broadcasts 'Mayday'

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Pak air traffic controller from saved a Jaipur-Muscat flight after it faced an emergency. The plane was flying over the Karachi region on Thursday when it got caught in the middle of lightning and dropped down from an altitude of 36,000 feet to 34,000 feet. The pilot then broadcast "Mayday". The ATC responded to the call of a pilot and directed it through the dense air traffic for the remaining journey in the Pak air space.