Air Commodore Akmal Abbas Khan, Base Commander PAF Base Faisal, passed away after short illness at Karachi. Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt has expressed a deep sense of grief on his demise of Akmal. The Air Chief also condoled with the bereaved family. Air Commodore Akmal Abbas Khan was laid to rest at his family graveyard at Lahore with full military honour.