Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan took over command of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) from Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman at a ceremony in Islamabad on Monday.
Outgoing air chief Aman handed over the ‘Command Sword’ to Air Marshal Khan and decorated him with the ranks of Air Chief Marshal during the ceremony.
Air Marshal Khan was designated as the new chief of air staff of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) by the federal government on Friday.
Addressing the ceremony, Air Chief Marshal Aman said that the PAF has been playing a key role in the war against terrorism as well as in the defense of the country’s airspace. He said the contribution of PAF in the global war against terrorism was greater than any other air force in the world.