A Riyadh-bound Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight carrying more than 300 passengers made a technical landing at Lahore Airport on Wednesday.

PIA flight PK-755 was en route to Riyadh from Sialkot when the pilot observed smoke in the cockpit after which he made a technical landing at the Allama Iqbal International Airport.

The PIA spokesperson said that a thorough inspection of the plane is underway.