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PAF Overhauls JF-17 Aircraft Facility

Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC), Kamra achieved another historic milestone with the overhaul of JF-17 aircraft facility. To mark this momentous occasion a roll-out ceremony was held at Aircraft Rebuild Factory (ARF) Kamra on September 26, 2019. Out of the first four JF-17 aircraft two were overhauled in China while the rest were indigenously overhauled at ARF Kamra. Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Pakistan Air Force Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan was the chief guest for the roll-out ceremony.
Addressing at the occasion, the CAS said, “We are living in technology-intensive world, where self-reliance and indigenization are key to effectively addressing modern challenges. The PAF has been relentlessly pursuing these goals and has achieved remarkable capability.” He added, “JF-17 overhaul is indeed a significant achievement, which could not have been achieved without the dedication and hard work put in by the officers and technicians of Aircraft Rebuild Factory.” He also appreciated the continuous support of Chinese Aviation Industries including the top management of Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), China National Aero-technology Import and Export Corporation (CATIC), China Aviation Industry Corporation (CAIC) and Chengdu Aircraft Design Institute (CADI) in the journey towards self-reliance.





Chairman PAC Air Marshal Ahmer Shehzad, President CATIC Mr. Yang Ying, Vice President AVIC Mr. Wang Wei, President CAIC Mr. Zhan Jianping along with other senior civil and defense officials were also present at the occasion.
which could not have been achieved without the dedication and hard work put in by the officers and technicians of Aircraft Rebuild Factory.” He also appreciated the continuous support of Chinese Aviation Industries including the top management of Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), China National Aero-technology Import and Export Corporation (CATIC), China Aviation Industry Corporation (CAIC) and Chengdu Aircraft Design Institute (CADI) in the journey towards self-reliance.
Chairman PAC Air Marshal Ahmer Shehzad, President CATIC Mr. Yang Ying, Vice President AVIC Mr. Wang Wei, President CAIC Mr. Zhan Jianping along with other senior civil and defense officials were also present at the occasion.

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