Commitment to fight terrorists down absolutely clear: Air Chief

F.P. Report

ISLAMABAD: “Our commitment to fight the terrorists down to the last man is absolutely clear”, said the Air Chief, while addressing the concluding session of International Seminar on Air Power (ISAP) at Air Headquarters, Islamabad Friday.

Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force was the chief guest at the concluding session of the two days seminar conducted under the auspices of the Pakistan Air Force. Speakers and observers from 18 allied countries participated in the seminar and presented their views on the Emerging Trends in Airpower.

Addressing the session, the Air Chief thanked the participants for their contribution in making the seminar a great success. He highlighted the effectiveness of airpower in addressing the sub-conventional threat, which had emerged out as an important point in the seminar.

He commented upon the valuable experience PAF has gained in sub-conventional domain during various operations including Zarb-e-Azb and Rad-ul-Fasad, while fighting alongside the sister services. In this context, he also offered training support to the allied air forces in the newly established Airpower Centre of Excellence.

Senior serving and retired PAF Officers, Pakistan based foreign Defence/ Air Attaches, Defence Analysts and selected Academia notables from various institutions of Islamabad attended the Seminar.