Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and US Air Force participated in the Aces Meet 2021 air exercise
The two-week long multinational air exercise “Aces Meet 2021-1” concluded at PAF base Mushaf on April 8.
Pakistan Air Force (PAF), Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) and the United States Air Force (USAF) actively participated in the exercise with their aircraft and delegations. Bahrain, Egypt and Jordan air forces also attended the exercise as observers.
Air Vice Marshal (Pilot) / Staff Awad Abdullah Al Zahrani, Defence Attache KSA and Colonel Wallin David, Air Attache USA were also present in the ceremony along with observers from Bahrain, Egypt and Jordan.
Addressing the participants of the exercise, PAF base Mushaf Commander Air Commodore Ali Naeem Zahoor said, “PAF is happy to share its experiences and expertise in the field of counter-terrorism operations with RSAF & USAF.”
ACES Meet exercise also provided a good mutual learning opportunity for all participants. “With the successful and meaningful conduct of exercise, we have consolidated our resolve, that we stand by each other as allies and friends” he said.
T Saudi Ambassador to Pakistan Nawaf bin Saeed Al-Maliki, Saudi military attaché Maj. Gen. Awad bin Abdullah Al-Zahrani, and US air attaché Colonel Wallin David also attended the ceremony.