CJCSC visits military air defence ranges


Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Nadeem Raza visited military air defence ranges near Karachi and witnessed the firing of various air defence weapon programs, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) mentioned Wednesday.

The CJCSC witnessed the firing of air defence weapon programs and floor to air missiles (SAMs), together with LY-80 Missiles and FM-90 Missiles, the army’s media wing  mentioned in an announcement.

The firing marked the end result of the military’s air defence train “Al-Bayza-II”, mentioned the assertion.

Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Zaheer Ahmed Baber Sidhu and China’s Ambassador to Pakistan Nong Rong had been additionally current throughout the train.

Chairman JCSC was given an in depth briefing on the goal and goals of the train — together with drills and procedures — being practiced, the ISPR mentioned.

Gen Raza appreciated the show of excessive requirements of coaching by the troops and emphasised the significance of air defence in fashionable warfare.

Earlier, upon arrival at firing ranges, Chairman JCSC was obtained by Commander Army Air Defence Command Lieutenant General Hamood Uz Zaman Khan.