US delivers Cessna aircraft to Pakistan Army

Force has received six aircrafts since November last year


Our Correspondent March 31, 2017
Cessna 208 Caravan. PHOTO: FILE

ISLAMABAD: The United States has made another delivery of Cessna aircraft to the Pakistan Army, a press release issued by the US embassy in Islamabad said on Friday.

The Office of the US Defence Representative delivered the aircraft on March 24, according to the press release. It said Pakistan Army has received six Cessna planes – two Cessna 208 Caravans and four Cessna 206H aircraft – since November 2016.

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The aircraft will increase Pakistan Army’s air mobility by enhancing its ability to conduct medical evacuations and provide limited troop and equipment transport.

The press release added that the Pakistan Army Aviation Command thanked the US for the delivery of Cessna aircraft.

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COMMENTS (2)

Sandip | 4 years ago | Reply @Ali Afzal Each gets what they deserve as per their ability(kabiliyat) and level(aukaat).
Chhota Shikoh | 4 years ago | Reply Can't we even build planes like these ??
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