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45th martyrdom anniversary of Rashid Minhas being observed today

Advertisements KARACHI: Pilot officer Rashid Minhas, a national hero was awarded Nishan-e-Haider after being martyred in the Pak-Indo war in 1971. Advertisements He is the youngest person and the shortest serving officer to have received the highest valor award, the Nishan-e-Haider. He is remembered for his death in 1971 in …

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Sixteen J-17 jets added as PAC completed year 2015 target

ISLAMABAD: On Monday, The Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) has handed over 16th JF-17 Thunder to Pakistan Air Force (PAF), Radio Pakistan reported. Minister for Defence Production Rana Tanveer Hussain and Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Air Chief Mashal Sohail Aman attended the event. On the occasion, PAF spokesman said, “Pakistan Aeronautical …

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PAF’s JF-17 Thunder attracts buyer at Dubai Air Show: China Daily reports

Dubai Air Show: Pakistan-China’s co-developed fourth-generation fighter jet JF-17 Thunder has attracted intention at the first sale during the show. As stated in the Chinese media reports, the aircraft’s developers have already signed a deal with anonymous buyer as they hope to have more orders in the future. Pakistan Aeronautical …

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Pakistani jets earns significance at Dubai air show

DUBAI: Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force (PAF), Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman stated on Sunday that Pakistan has attained notable achievements in its war against terror regardless insufficient resources and is being regarded as a role model. Talking to media at the launching ceremoney of Dubai Air …

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22 militants killed in North Waziristan air strikes

At least 22 militants killed in aerial airstrikes carried out by Pakistan Air Force in Datta Khel area of North Waziristan Agency on late Saturday night. “Twenty-two terrorists have been killed in airstrikes in areas along the Pak-Afghan border in Datta Khel,” according to the statement issued by Inter-Services Public …

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PAF camp Peshawar attack: 13 militants killed, PM, President condemn the incident

According to ISPR, 13 militants had been put down while 10 soldiers sustained injuries during combating the attack. Update:#COAS arrives Psr.13 terrorists killed so far after have been surrounded.Bodies lying in the compound. pic.twitter.com/54evPUdqyQ — AsimBajwaISPR (@AsimBajwaISPR) September 18, 2015 On the other hand rescue sources, however, claims that 22 …

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Attack on PAF Base Badaber: All terrorists killed, says ISPR

PESHAWAR: At least six terrorists were killed after they attacked on Pakistan Air Force base in Badaber, Peshawar says by DG ISPR Major General Asim Salem Bajwa. Search operation for hidden terrorists in in-process. According to DG ISPR Bajwa, seven to ten terrorist early in the morning attacked on the …

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Nation celebrating Golden Jubilee of heroic-defence regarded as Defence Day

The nation celebrates 50th anniversary of Defence Day, regarded as the day to pay homage and tribute to the heroes of Pakistani nation during 1965 Pakistan-India war. Pakistani ’empowered’ with patriotism and courage tackled Indian attacks, realising them; to mess with Pakistan is not a piece of cake. The day is celebrated to …

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Junaid Jamshed’s PAF anthem ‘Onchi buhat Onchi’ new video to release on Defence Day

Pakistan Air Force (PAF) is working on making a video on anthem ‘Onchi buhat Onchi’ which Junaid Jamshed had sung in early 90s under his the then band Vital Signs. The anthem is about praising PAF to motivate them in an enthusiastic tone with patriotic touch. The original video features …

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Turkey to gift Pakistan 34 T-38 jet trainers

ISLAMABAD: Building congenial relations, Turkey will gift Pakistan 34 jet trainers. The Northrop T-38 Talon is a two-seat, twin-engine supersonic jet trainer and it is considered to be the first supersonic trainer. The T-38 remains serving till now in air force across the world. The move was put across by …

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Pakistan succeeds in grabbing first order of JF-17 Thunder in Paris

ISLAMABAD: A spokesman of Pakistan Air Force has announced that Pakistan has won the first order for its JF-17 Thunder jet, a long awaiting goal by PAF that would boast up military exports of the country. The latest models of the jet manufactured with the cooperation of China are lightweight …

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PAF’s JF-17 escorted Chinese President Xi Jingping

ISLAMABAD: The President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping,  visited Pakistan  on the two-day tour official, where both countries signed different projects of worth billion dollars. Pakistan and China signed 51 MOU’s including 5 of energy sector here in Islamabad today during the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping here on Monday …

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Mirage fighter jet crashes near Lasbela, pilot ejected safely

KARACHI: Mirage jet of Pakistan Air Force crashed here on Thursday near Sonmiani area of district Lasbela during a routine operational training mission. The pilot succeeded in landing safely without getting hurt whereas the jet destroyed completely. PAF sources said that the jet was on its routine flight when it …

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Air Marshal Sohail Aman, new Cheif of Air Staff of Pakistan Air Force

ISLAMABAD: Air Marshal Shoail Aman was appointed as the new chief of air staff on Wednesday, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s office moved a summary to the Presidention. The recipient of the Hilal-i-Imtiaz (Military), Sohail Aman is a graduate of the Combat Commanders School, Air War College and Kings College (London). …

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