Eyewitnesses said soldiers fired in air to keep residents away from the crash site. It was not clear if the shutdown applied to commercial overflights.
Pompeo calling Tuesday's attack by the Indian Air Force (IAF) in Balakot "counter-terrorism actions" is a diplomatic blowback from terrorism for Pakistan that openly harbours terrorist organisations.
India on Wednesday shut down airports in Leh, Jammu, Srinagar, Shimla, Dharamshala, Kullu, Ludhiana, Adampur, Bhatinda, Pathankot, Chandigarh, Amritsar and Dehradun for civilian traffic, The Hindu reported. Indian authorities declined to comment.
Meanwhile, civil administrator Baseer Khan confirmed that the airport in Srinagar, the main city in Indian-controlled Kashmir, was closed and said it was a "temporary and precautionary measure".
Flight operations across major airports, including in Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi have been suspended.
In a dramatic day of conflict between the neighbours, Indian sources said Pakistani fighter jets had violated airspace over Indian-administered Kashmir, but were forced back over the Line of Control in the disputed territory.
In a statement, Pakistan's Foreign Ministry said it had hit a "non-military" target inside Indian-controlled Kashmir, but that it had avoided human loss and collateral damage. In addition, India claimed to have evidence proving that the Pakistani military and intelligence agencies could be behind the attack.
Pakistani Information and Broadcasting Minister Fawad Chaudhry has ordered an embargo on all Indian-made films and advertisements, following India's air strike in its territory on Tuesday. In Pakistan's part of Kashmir, hundreds of villagers fled border towns.
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"This was not a retaliation to continued Indian belligerence".
"The Indian Army retaliated for effect and our focused fire resulted in severe destruction to five posts and number of casualties", the spokesman said.
And it's this sense of incompleteness that has driven Pakistani policy and helped drive Pakistan's claim to Kashmir.
Within hours Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan went on television urging peace talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying both countries needed to step back from the brink and warning that "miscalculations" could drag their two countries into a war that neither side would benefit from.
"I expressed to both Ministers that we encourage India and Pakistan to exercise restraint and avoid escalation at any cost".
Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad group claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a convoy of India's paramilitary forces in the Indian portion of Kashmir on February 14 that killed 40 troops.
The incidents are the latest in a unsafe sequence of events between the two countries, whose ties have been under intense strain since a February 14 suicide bombing in Indian Kashmir that killed 40 troops.
"After the Pulwama attack we offered India that we are ready for any type of investigation".