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Second teaser of Parwaaz Hai Junoon is out

KARACHI: The second teaser of upcoming movie Parwaaz Hai Junoon has been released. It showcases the breath-taking visuals of the Nasbat valley where young Pakistan Air Force cadets are training. Ahad Raza Mir is shown as a cadet who wants to conquer the world and has never learned to fail. The teaser features Shafaat Ali…

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Pakistan, Turkey naval forces conduct joint exercise

KARACHI: Naval forces of Pakistan and Turkey conducted joint exercises named “drawn sword of Islam” in North Arabian Sea on Tuesday. TCG GELIBOLU, a frigate from Turkish Navy, and PN Ships SAIF, ASLAT, NASR, QUWWAT, AZMAT and ZARRAR including fixed and rotary wing aircraft of Pakistan naval aviation participated in the exercise. Fighters from Pakistan…

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Performance of Sherdil squadron, JF-17 Thunder in Pakistan Day parade

The Sherdil squadron of Pakistan Air Force won the hearts with their amazing airshow in the Pakistan Day 2018 parade in Islamabad. Earlier, the fighter jets of the air force performed breathtaking fly-past in the parade. After Sherdil squadron’s performance, a solo airshow was performed by JF-17 Thunder aircraft. The armed forces parade 2018 being…

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March-past of armed, civil forces in Pakistan Day parade

ISLAMABAD: Contingents of Pakistan’s armed and civil forces performed a march past in the Pakistan Day 2018 parade in Islamabad. Personnel of Pakistan Army, Navy and Air Force along with Rangers, Special Services Group and Police performed in the march past. The navy and air force personnel of UAE’s Navy and Air Force also took…

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PAF fighters perform flypast in Pakistan Day parade

ISLAMABAD: The fighter jets of Pakistan Air Force performed a flypast in the Pakistan Day 2018 parade in Islamabad. The fighter jets which took part in the flypast included F-16 Fighting Falcon, JF-17 Thunder, Mirage and other surveillance aircrafts. The flypast reflects the might of Pakistan Air Force on the national occasion. The 78th Pakistan…

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Mujahid Anwar Khan takes over as 22nd PAF chief

ISLAMABAD: Air Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan has taken over the command of Pakistan Air Force as 22th Chief of Air Staff during the Change of Command ceremony Monday. “PAF played an important role in the war against terrorism,” said outgoing air chief Sohail Aman while addressing the ceremony this morning. “It is an honor for…

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Mujahid Anwar Khan named new chief of air staff

RAWALPINDI: Air Chief Marshall Mujhaid Anwar Khan has been new chief of air staff. “Congrats to Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan on appointment as Chief of Air Staff Pakistan Air Force,” Director-General ISPR Maj. General Asif Ghafoor tweeted. “Best wishes from Pakistan Armed Forces. Good luck for carrying forward the baton,” he added. Congrats…

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Air Chief praises indigenously produced JF-17 Thunder

KARACHI: It was a landmark occasion for the PAF and the nation when the indigenously produced JF-17 Thunder shot down a slow speed target with BVR (Beyond Visual Range) and IR (Infrared) missile with pin point accuracy at Sonmiani firing range on Friday, said Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan…

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Will shoot down American drone if it enters our airspace: Chief Of Air Staff

ISLAMABAD: Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman said on Thursday that if an American drone was to enter Pakistan’s airspace, it would be shot down. In his address at the Air University, Sohail Aman said that Pakistan would shoot down an American drone if it ventured into its own airspace. However, he said that a military…

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First ever multinational counter-terrorism exercise concludes

ISLAMABAD: The culmination ceremony of the first ever multinational counter-terrorism air exercise was held at a Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Operational Air Base. Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force was the chief guest on the occasion, said a news release issued here on Saturday by media affairs directorate…

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Karachiites mesmerized by PAF, RAF aerobatics at sea-view

KARACHI: It was a rare treat for many of the Karachiiites to personally witness aerobatics display by none other than the Pakistan Air Force’s JF-17 Thunder aircraft and Royal Air Force’s Red Arrows aerobatics team here Thursday afternoon. The air show was to mark the 70th anniversary of Pakistan -United Kingdom diplomatic relationship was also…

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Spectacular airshow by PAF, Red Arrows today

KARACHI: Pakistan Air Force’s JF-17 Thunder aircraft and Royal Air Force’s Red Arrows aerobatics team will perform in an airshow at Karachi’s Sea View on Thursday. The event has been organized to celebrate the 70 years of friendship between Pakistan and United Kingdom. According to a statement, “The blue skies of Karachi would turn red…

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Kuwait Air Force Commander visits Air Headquarters

ISLAMABAD: Commander of Kuwait Air Force, Major General Abdullah Yaqoob Al-Foudari visited Air Headquarters Islamabad on Saturday. On his arrival at Air Headquarters, he was received by Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force (PAF), a PAF statement issued here said. A smartly turned-out contingent of PAF presented the…

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Pak-China air forces joint exercise “Shaheen-VI” underway

BEIJING:  The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) contingent, comprising combat pilots, air defense controllers and technical ground crew is participating in an exercise “Shaheen-VI,” between Chinese and Pakistani air forces. During the exercise, the contingents from both sides demonstrated mutual trust by sitting in the same fighters. In the ongoing joint drills, air force personnel cooperated…

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Pakistan, China air forces hold joint training exercises

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Air Force has dispatched JF-17 Thunder fighter jets and early warning aircraft to join Pak-China air forces joint ongoing training exercise ‘Shaheen VI.’  According to the spokesman for People’s Liberation Army Air Force Shen Jinke, Chinese J-11 fighters, JH-7 fighter-bombers, KJ-200 AWACS aircraft and ground forces are taking part in the exercise. The air…

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Pakistan not to take brunt of others fiasco: Air Chief

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Air Force (PAF) observed September, 7 as Martyrs’ Day at all PAF bases throughout the country. A ceremony was also held at Air Headquarters Islamabad, in which PAF Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, laid wreath and offered ‘Fateha’ at the Martyrs’ Monument, a press release issued by media…

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Air Force Day being celebrated today

ISLAMABAD: Air Force Day is being celebrated today (Thursday) with a renewed pledge to safeguard the country from any aggression. Special ceremonies are being held at all bases of Pakistan Air Force to pay homage to the martyrs who laid their lives while protecting the country from enemy. The day started with special prayers and…

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Watch: Defence Day celebrations across Pakistan

Functions are being held across Pakistan to celebrate Defence Day. Watch the report here.

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Video: Spectacular Defence Day air show in Lahore

Watch the spectacular air show performed by the Armed forces of Pakistan on Defence Day.

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Air chief calls Nawaz to inquire after Kulsoom’s health

RAWALPINDI: Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of Air Staff Pakistan Air Force called former prime minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif to inquire after the health of Kulsoom Nawaz. According to a statement from the PAF spokesperson, the Air Chief Marshal expressed his best wishes and also prayed for her quick recovery. PML-N’s NA-120 by-election…

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Video: Stunning air show by PAF leaves Karachiites enthralled

KARACHI: Crowds thronged Sea View area in Karachi in great numbers to witness the spectacle put up by the Pakistan Air Force on the occasion of the country’s 70th Independence Day, on Monday.  Watch how the skilled pilots of PAF manoeuvre the aircraft and light up the sky with the national colours of the country.

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