Pakistan's famous truck art takes to the air

Truck art is one of Pakistan’s best known cultural exports

and now it is moving from highways to the skies

as a flying academy is painting a two-seater aircraft

Location: Karachi, Pakistan

Date: December 30, 2020

(SOUNDBITE) (Urdu) TRUCK ART ARTIST HAIDER ALI, SAYING:"Truck art represents our country. Now we will send a new thing to the world in the form of this airplane. The world is familiar with our truck art representation, now, with this aircraft, our colors will fly in the air. // My students and I are enjoying this experience. There is not much difference between a truck and an airplane. I have always wanted to paint an aircraft and God fulfilled my wish."