ISLAMABAD: The government has appointed Air Marshal Asad Abdur Rehman Khan Lodhi as vice chief of the air staff of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF), said a press release on Sunday.
Air Marshal Lodhi was commissioned in the GD (P) Branch of the PAF in March 1982. He is a qualified flying instructor and during his career he commanded a fighter squadron, an operational air base and a regional air command.
In his staff appointments, he served as director of Strategic Operations, assistant chief of the Air Staff (Operation, Research and Development), director general at the Ministry of Defence Production and director general of projects at the Air Headquarters Islamabad. He has also served as defence attaché to Japan.