Wing Commander Mohammad Shahzad embraced martyrdom as F-7P Aircraft crashed

Thursday 10 August 2017 2 months ago 146   Lahore   Print

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Report  Web Desk : Mianwali: A senior officer of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Wing Commander Mohammad Shahzad embraced martyrdom when his aircraft crashed near here while on a routine operational flight, according to a statement issued by the air force media wing yesterday. Wing Commander Mohammad Shahzad was flying an F-7 aircraft when it reportedly encountered a technical fault and crashed near the Sabzazar area of Mianwali. The body of the martyred pilot was recovered from the site of the incident and shifted to PAF Base M M Alam, Mianwali, where the funeral prayers were offered, read the release. According to spokesperson of Pak Air Force an enquiry board has been formed to probe the crash and an investigation into the crash has already been launched in this regard. 02