First batch of dual-seat JF-17 aircroft rolls out.


ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Aeronautical Complex Kamra achieved yet another remarkable milestone when first batch of 08 dual-seat JF-17 aircraft rolled out from Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) Kamra on Friday.

To mark this momentous occasion, a grand ceremony was held at Aircraft Manufacturing Factory, Kamra. Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force, was the chief guest at the occasion, said a press release issued by Pakistan Air Force (PAF).

Yao Jing, Ambassador of People's Republic of China, and Hao Zhaoping, Executive Vice President, Aviation Industries of China (AVIC), also attended the ceremony as guests of honour.

Air Marshal Ahmer Shehzad, Chairman PAC, Kamra, in his welcome address highlighted the salient features of the project. Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) and China National Aero-Technology Import and Export Corporation (CATIC) also signed an agreement for co-production of Chinese commercial aircraft.

Highlighting the time-tested friendship between China and Pakistan, the Chinese ambassador said the JF-17 is a testimony of Sino-Pak friendship and mutual...

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