ISLAMABAD: The graduation ceremony of 117 Combat Support Course of PAF cadets was held at the PAF Academy in Risalpur where Royal Saudi Air Force Commander Major General Mohammed Saleh Al Otaibi was the chief guest.
Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff of the Pakistan Air Force, was also present at the occasion. Addressing the parade, the visiting Saudi commander congratulated the graduating cadets, including the Royal Saudi Air Force and the Kuwaiti Air Force cadets on the successful completion of their training.
He urged them to maintain PAF’s lofty traditions of hard work and devotion to service and add new chapters for future generations to follow. He said that the commissioning of the Saudi cadets at the PAF Academy was a shining example of a shared vision and cooperation between PAF and RSAF and was a step towards strengthening the friendship and good will between the two great nations and the armed forces.
Addressing the ceremony, Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman thanked the commander of the Royal Saudi Air Force for accepting their invitation and gracing the occasion with his august presence. He said that both Pakistan and Saudi Arabia and their air forces enjoyed cordial and brotherly relations and reiterated PAF’s resolve to support and extend cooperation in imparting military training to Saudi Arabia and other Islamic countries.