Contingent of Pakistan Airforce paid homage to the Flight Officer, Rashid Minhas Shaheed on Friday.
Floral wreaths were laid at his grave by Air Chief Marshal, the contingent of Masroor Airbase and his brother Anjam Minhas.
Addressing on the occasion, Vice Air Chief Marshal Chaudhry Ahsan Rafiq paid homage to the Rashid Minhas Shaheed and other martyrs.
Pakistan Airforce is ready to face any challenge, he vowed.
Pakistan Air Force day is being celebrated across the country today to pay homage to the martyrs of PAF in defending the country during the Indo-Pak War in 1965.
A notable event of the war was that Pakistan Air Force flying ace Muhammad Mahmood Alam shot down five planes of Indian Air Force in less than a minute.
Earlier on September 06, the nation celebrated defence and martyr’s day as the main ceremony ended at General Headquarters.
Prime Minister Imran Khan along with First Lady Bushra Imran attended the ceremony as chief guest, while Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa and other civil and military leadership also attended the occasion.