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air officer

Officers of the rank of air commodore (one-star general equivalent in the air force) and above. The term also is used loosely for officers commissioned into the air force.
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LAHORE -- Air Officer Commanding Central Air Command Pakistan Air Force (PAF), Air Vice Marshal Irfan Ahmad called on Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr Hasan Askari on Saturday.
On his arrival, he was received by Air Vice Marshal Mohammad Zahoor Faisal, Air Officer Commanding, Air Defence Command, said a press release issued here by media affairs directorate of PAF.
Summary: Jammu and Kashmir [India] Mar 20 (ANI): Air Commodore Ajay Singh Pathania on Wednesday took over the command of Air Force station Jammu as the Air Officer Commanding (AOC) from Air Commodore SK Mishra.
Air Vice Marshal Chaudhry Ahsan Rafiq, Air Officer Commanding Southern Air Command inaugurated the Championship by teeing off from the first hole, a press release said.
The Chief of the Air Staff Trophy for the Best Combat Commander was awarded to Wing Commander Fahad Sajid Peerzada; while Air Officer Commanding Air Defence Command Trophy for the Best Combat Controller was awarded to Squadron Leader Tayyab Saeed Qureshi.
The air officer has flown various training and fighter aircraft including the F-16, F-6, FT-5, T-37, and MFI-17.
The Chief of the Air Staff Trophy for the best Combat Commander was awarded to Squadron Leader, Jawad Khursheed, while Air Officer Commanding Air Defence Command Trophy for best Combat Controller was awarded to Squadron Leader, Tayyab Hussain.
Air Vice Marshal Haseeb Paracha, Air Officer Commanding, Southern Air Command was the chief host of the ceremony.
Talking to PAF Air Officer Commanding Northern Air Command Air Vice Marshal Sarfraz Khan regarding Malamjabba Skiing Festival, he said PAF had vast experience in skiing and the KP government would fully exploit its' expertise to develop new resorts and promote skiing sports and tourism.
Summary: Chandigarh [India], Jan 1 (ANI): Air Commodore Sanjiv Ghuratia, Vishist Seva Medal (VSM), took over the command of 3 Base Repair Depot as Air Officer Commanding on Tuesday.