Monday, June 28, 2010
Induction Ceremony of F-16 Block 52 in Pakistan
Pakistani pilots flew the three F-16 fighter jets from America.
The US will formally handed over these jets at a ceremony held on Sunday, Online news agency reported.
In the second phase five F-16 fighter jets would be handed over to Pakistan in one and a half month. Overall a total of 18 fighter jets would be inducted in the PAF fleet by this year end.
The officials said talks are on with US authorities for another 15 F-16 jets. After the induction of 18 jets, the PAF fleet of F-16s would swell to 63.