PAF’s passing out parade hold at Asghar Khan Academy Risalpur


RISALPUR April 13 (TNS): The passing out parade of 109 General Duty pilots including two Saudi nationals was held at Pakistan Air Force Asghar Khan Academy Risalpur on Friday.
Chinese air force Chief Lieutenant General Ding Laihang was the chief guest in the ceremony. He studied the parade and distributed badges and medals to the cadets for their performance.
Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar, higher civilian army officials and ambassadors of Islamic countries have attended the ceremony.
Addressing the ceremony, Chinese Air Chief congratulated the passing out cadets and said Pakistan and China are enjoying good relations.
Laihang stressed that Army and Air forces of both countries enjoy strategic relations and China aims to promote cooperation between two armed forces and air forces.
Cadet Muhammad Kamran received the ‘Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Trophy Aviation’ and Hamza Hussain collected the ‘Chief of Air Staff Trophy Engineering Aviation’.
The ‘Sword of Honour’ was awarded to Hamza Dogar on overall best performance while Cadet Sajid Farosh was given trophy for quality performance in best air Defence.