Air Marshal Zaheer Ahmad Babar Sadhu took over the command of the Pakistan Air Force.
Air Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan has resigned from his post. JF-17 Thunder aircraft saluted the outgoing Air Chief.
Addressing the change of command ceremony at the Air Force Headquarters, the retiring Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan said that he was proud to have served in the Pakistan Air Force for 40 years.
The outgoing Air Chief said the air force once again lived up to the expectations of the nation and proved to be guardians of blue skies in the operation Swift Retort. He said our response was timely and well calibrated which kept the adversary at bay.
Mujahid Anwar Khan said despite testing times, the PAF has made great strides on its journey to excellence and continued transformation for the Next Generation Air Force 2047. He said our vision requires relentless pursuit in the years and decades to come.
Congratulating Zaheer Ahmed Babar Sidhu on his appointment as the Air Chief, Mujahid Anwar Khan said his successor is a sound professional with extraordinary leadership qualities. He expressed the confidence that during his tenure, the PAF will scale to new heights of excellence.