Islamabad, July 04, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Government of Pakistan has appointed Air Marshal Asad Abdur Rehman Khan Lodhi as Vice Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force. Air Marshal Asad Abdur Rehman Khan Lodhi was commissioned in GD (P) Branch of Pakistan Air Force in March, 1982. He is a qualified Flying Instructor and during his illustrious career, he has commanded a Fighter Squadron, an Operational Air Base and a Regional Air Command.
In his staff appointments, he has served as Director Strategic Operations, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff (Operation, Research and Development), Director General at Ministry of Defence Production and Director General Projects at Air Headquarters Islamabad. He has also served as Defence Attache to Japan.
He is a graduate of Combat Commanders’ School, Air War College and National Defence University. He holds Master’s degrees in Strategic Studies and Defence and Strategic Studies. Presently, he is serving as Deputy Chief of the Air Staff (Support) at Air Headquarters Islamabad. In recognition of his meritorious services, he has been awarded with Hilal-i-Imtiaz (Military).
For more information, contact:
Air Commodore Tariq Qamar Yazdanie TI (M)
Director Media Affairs
Pakistan Air Force
Tel: +92-51-9507751, +92-51-9261300