Police return homemade airplane to man in Pakpattan
PAKPATTAN: Police here on Thursday returned the impounded homemade airplane to Muhammad Fayaz, the owner, in Pakpattan, ARY News reported.
According to the details, the makeshift flying machine was handed over to the man on the direction of Pakpattan DPO Maria Mehmood.
Talking to journalists, Muhammad Fayaz said that he was very happy to get back his homemade airplane and added that a team of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) would arrive in Rang Shah to inspect his indigenously designed aircraft.
Earlier, police on April 1, had arrested a man moments before his homemade aeroplane could take off from a road.
A resident of Pakpattan, Mohammad Fayaz had indigenously designed an aircraft using readily available materials and was preparing to fly it in the Rang Shah neighbourhood of Pakpattan, but the Police had seized his aeroplane and arrested him.
The police registered a First Information Report (FIR), a copy of which was seen by ARY News. According to the FIR, Fayaz had been apprehended for building an aircraft without a ‘permit’ and ‘performing aerobatics’ in the makeshift flying machine.