Two PAF officers promoted as Air Vice Marshal
LAHORE: Government of Pakistan promoted two Pakistan Air Force (PAF) officers Air Commodore Haseeb Gul and Air Commodore Zuliquar Ahmad Qureshi to the rank of Air Vice Marshal on Thursday. Air Vice Marshal Haseeb Gul was commissioned in GD (P) Branch of PAF in January 1988. He is a qualified flight instructor. During his illustrious career, he commanded a Transport Squadron, a Flying Wing and an Operational Air Base. In his staff appointments, he served as Director Air Transport and Assistant Chief of the Air Staff (Personnel-Airmen) at Air Headquarters. He has also served as Defence Attaché to Italy. He is a graduate of National Defence University and Air Command & Staff College (Jordan). He holds Master’s degrees in War Studies and Defence Management. He is also a recipient of Sitara-e-Imtiaz (Military). Air Vice Marshal Zulfiquar Ahmad Qureshi was commissioned in GD (P) Branch of PAF in June 1988. He is also a qualified flight instructor. During his illustrious career, he has commanded a Fighter Squadron, a Flying Training Squadron and a Flying Wing. He has also served as Commandant College of Flying Training Wing, PAF Academy Asghar Khan. He has also served in UAE on deputation. He is a graduate of Combat Commanders’ School, Air War College and National Defence University. He holds Master’s degree in Strategic Studies and M Phil in Public Policy & Strategic Security Management. He is also a recipient of Sitara-e-Imtiaz (Military).