Web Desk: Pakistan Air Force C-130 aircraft adjudged runner up in the Royal International Air Tattoo Show-2018, held in United Kingdom.
According to a press release issued today, PAF C-130 was honored out of 300 aircraft in this mega show.
Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar khan also witnessed the static display of the Number 6 squadron’s Hercules.
Tattooed Aircraft 🎨✈
A Pakistan Air Force C-130 aircraft arrives at Royal Air Force Base in Fairford UK to participate in the Royal International Air Tattoo show 2018. @defencedotpk pic.twitter.com/Exrh7sy3mJ
— Danyal Gilani (@DanyalGilani) July 12, 2018
He was briefed about the various photographs and paintings which have been put on display in the aircraft. He congratulated the PAF contingent for their excellent performance and raising the country’s flag high in the mega event.
PAF C130 At UK Royal Tattoo Show 2018. pic.twitter.com/tQqGi0f5fA
— PAKISTAN MERI JAAN (@Djxeeshan) July 14, 2018
Talking to the PAF contingent, he appreciated their efforts for achieving this honor and hoped that it would go a long way in projecting the soft image of the country across the world.
Earlier, the Air Chief attended Chief of the Air Staff’s Air Power Conference with a theme ‘Building the Next Generation Air Force’.
Squadron No.6 of PAF wins the Concours d’Elegance🏆 at the Royal International Air Tattoo Show 2018.
Initial sources rectify it as Runners-up Trophy amidst tough competition. Always Proud of you,Well Done Boys ! #PeaceWithDignity #PAF #PakMilitary #PakistanZindabad 🇵🇰❤ pic.twitter.com/dWVs74ZyRH
— Faeza Dawood (@FaezaDawood) July 14, 2018
The conference was the highlight of a week of events celebrating the Royal Air Force’s Centenary in London.
Senior Government Ministers, high-ranking officials and up to 60 international air chiefs from across the world attended the Air Power Conference.