French Military Confers Pakistan Army Aviation Pilots Medals for the Daring Rescue of a French Mountaineer from Nanga Parbat

A special award ceremony was held at the Army Museum on February 5, 2020 to confer medals to the Pakistan Army Aviation pilots who rescued a French mountaineer, Miss Elizabeth Revol, from Nanga Parbat in January 2018.

Chief of General Staff (CGS) Lieutenant General Sahir Shamshad Mirza, senior military officers and officers from Pakistan Army Aviation attended the ceremony. Commander of French Joint Force in Indian Ocean Rear Admiral Didier Malterre conferred the France National Defence Bronze Medal to the brave pilots of Army Aviation who took part in the daring rescue operation on the request of French Embassy.

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