Air Chief inaugurates JF-17 Block-III production by installing first rivet - AsiaNet-Pakistan

Air Chief inaugurates JF-17 Block-III production by installing first rivet

December 30, 2020 | | Share:

Islamabad, December 30, 2020 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Aeronautical Complex has formally launched the production work of Block-III of JF-17 Thunder aircraft on the completion of dual-seat JF-17 fighter jet. The launching ceremony was held at Pakistan Aeronautical Complex Kamra on Wednesday, which was attended by Air Chief Marshal, Mujahid Anwar Khan and Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Nong Rong.

Speaking on the occasion, the Air Chief emphasized on indigenization and self-reliance in military hardware. He praised initiatives of Pakistan Aeronautical Complex Kamra for design, development, manufacturing, and overhaul of aerial warfare assets. He also applauded the collaboration between aviation industries of Pakistan and China. Chinese Ambassador, on the occasion, highlighted JF-17 program as a shining example of cooperation between two countries and assured his country’s support for ongoing and future joint ventures in all domains.

For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-9103557
Email: info@moib.gov.pk
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