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MIANWALI, September 30, 2009 (Frontier Star): Air Chief Marshal air chief marshal
Noun

a very senior officer in an air force
 Rao Qamar Suleman, Chief of the Air Staff
This article is about the professional head of the Royal Air Force.
:For the head of the Indian Air Force, see Chief of the Air Staff (India).
: For the first head of the Ghana Air Force GAF, see JES de Graft-Hayford.
, Pakistan Air Force Pakistan Air Force (Urdu: پاک فضائیہ, Pak Faza'ya) is the Aviation branch of the Pakistan armed forces and is responsible for defending Pakistani air-space from intrusions.  visited PAF Base, Mianwali on Wednesday and expressed his utmost satisfaction on high operational preparedness of the Base . On his arrival at the Base, he was presented with Guard of Honour A ceremonial Guard of honour is a military practice to honour the fallen in war and a ceremony for public figures who have died.

It is also a practice in sport.
 by smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Air Force. He also reviewed the Parade presented by the Base Airmen. While addressing a joint session of Airmen, the Air Chief said, "PAF is maintaining high operational readiness to undertake all types of missions against internal and external threats to ensure safety and security of the country." While talking to the Airmen, Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman said," Being the cutting edge of PAF, you must achieve excellence in your operational preparedness since there is a huge responsibility on your shoulders as you are the one who will be delivering the first punch. Whenever there has been a crisis in the past, PAF has always come up to the nation's expectations". He also appreciated the high morale of Base Airmen. Earlier on his arrival at the Base, the Air Chief was received by Air Vice Marshal Sohail Gul Khan, Air Officer Commanding Air Officer Commanding (AOC) is a title given in the air forces of Commonwealth (and some other) nations to an air officer who holds a command appointment. Thus, an air vice marshal might be the AOC 38 Group. , Northern Air Command, PAF and Air Commodore Saeed Muhammad Khan, Base Commander PAF Base, Mianwali.

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