PAF salutes Pakistani nation's resolve on Youm-e-Takbeer.

ISLAMABAD -- On the silver jubilee of the conduct of nuclear tests by Pakistan marking the historic day of Youm-e-Takbeer, Pakistan Air Force (PAF) salutes the resolve of the entire Pakistani nation.

According to the PAF spokesperson, on 28 May 1998, Pakistan demonstrated its nuclear capability by conducting nuclear explosions in response to provocative Indian nuclear tests.

The Pakistan Air Force played a crucial role in safeguarding the sovereignty of the nation during this time by transporting the nuclear device and sensitive equipment to the test site through it's C-130 aircraft whereas it's fighter jets provided aerial cover prior and during the tests.

The PAF's fighter aircraft remained on high alert and the pilots were ready to intercept any...

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