PAF to participate in international air show in China

PAF to participate in international air show in China

BEIJING - Pakistan Air Force (PAF) will participate in the 12th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition, or the Zhuhai Airshow, scheduled to be held from Nov 6 to 11 in Zhuhai, south China’s Guangdong Province.

The Chinese PLA Air Force has sent invitations to foreign Air Forces. Up to date, Air Forces (Air Self-Defense Force) from 43 countries including Russia, Pakistan, the UK, Japan, ROK, and Australia have confirmed to participate, according to a senior official of the Chinese Ministry of Defence here.

During the Airshow, there will be aerobatic performances by the August 1st and Red Eagle Aerobatic Teams from the PLA Air Force, and the Saudi Hawk Aerobatic Team from Saudi Arabia Royal Air Force.

The PLA Air Force will also hold the 5th International Military Flight and Training Conference from Nov. 4th to 5th.

Since its inception in 1996, the scale of Zhuhai Airshow has been expanding steadily and the level of exhibition equipment has been increasing year by year.

It has become a major airplane exhibition in the Asian-Pacific region or even the world in regard to its scale and influence.