ISLAMABAD - Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt on Wednesday visited the headquarters of Myanmar Defence Services.

The air chief is visiting Myanmar on the official invitation of Myanmar Air Force. He called on Commander-in-Chief Defence Services of Myanmar, Senior General Min Aung Hlaing. The air chief also called on the Commander-in-Chief (Air) General Khin Aung Myint in his office. According to PAF, during the meetings with the senior military leadership, matters pertaining to mutual professional interest came under discussion. They also expressed satisfaction over the current level of cooperation between the two air forces and agreed to explore new avenues to enhance bilateral professional cooperation.

Later on, Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt visited an operational air base of Myanmar Air Force. He was given a comprehensive briefing about the working of the base. The air chief visited various operational and maintenance facilities and appreciated their level of professionalism.

On his arrival, he was presented with the Guard of Honour by a smartly turned out contingent. He was also introduced to the principal staff officers of Myanmar Air Force.