In an impressive display of fire power, the Pakistan Navy (PN) on Saturday undertook live weapon firing in the North Arabian Sea, with Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah also witnessing the event and praising the combat readiness of the fleet.
According to a press statement issued by the PN’s Director General Public Relations, navy helicopter ‘Seaking’ launched air-to-surface, anti-ship missile which successfully hit the intended target with pinpoint accuracy, reaffirming weapon’s lethality and offensive punch of the PN Fleet.
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“The successful firing by PN helicopter ‘Seaking’ is reflective of high state of the PN fleet’s readiness and professionalism,” said the statement.
The naval chief also visited various fleet units at sea and witnessed ongoing exercises. He expressed complete satisfaction on the combat readiness of PN fleet.
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Admiral Zakaullah specially appreciated professionalism and high morale of the personnel and commended the efforts put in by all involved. He reaffirmed the resolve of Pakistan Navy to ensure country’s seaward defence and safeguard maritime interests at all costs.
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