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Pakistan to Purchase 30 Turkish Attack Helicopters, Erdogan’s Party Manifesto Confirms

May 28, 2018 (DESPARDES/PKONWEB) — Pakistan has inked a deal with Turkey to procure 30 attack helicopters, Daily Sabah newspaper reported on Saturday. According to the paper, President Erdogan’s Justic and Development Party (AK Party) confirmed the deal by mentioning it in the election manifesto announced on Thursday. T129 ATAK attack helicopters made in Turkey had participated in a fly-past ceremony in capital Islamabad on Pakistan Day that is celebrated on March 23. The paper reported that the helicopter was added to the inventory of the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK)Read More

Turkey’s Top Soldier Gen. Akar Meets Pakistan Air Force Chief in Islamabad

Turkey and Pakistan: neighbors without physical borders May 6, 2018 (DESPARDES/PKONWEB) — Pakistan Air Force Chief Mujahid Anwar Khan met Turkish Chief of General Staff Gen. Hulusi Akar in capital Islamabad on Saturday, during which he vowed to continue cooperation in the field of aviation and military training. In an official statement released by the Pakistani military‚Äôs media wing ISPR, Khan, who met Gen. Akar at the Pakistan Air Force headquarters, highlighted that both countries enjoy cordial and brotherly relations, and reiterated the resolve to further boost the existing cooperation.Read More