Bangladesh Air Force’s Command Safety Seminar-2023 was held at Falcon Hall, Dhaka Cantonment on Thursday.
Chief of Air Staff, Bangladesh Air Force Air Chief Marshal Shaikh Abdul Hannan distributed flight safety trophies at the seminar, said an ISPR press release.
In his speech, the Air Chief praised Almighty Allah and appreciated all BAF personnel for achieving significant 24,294 safe flying hours.
Air Chief Marshal Shaikh Abdul Hannan admired all the personnel of BAF who are engaged in carrying out the duties in different UN deployed contingents and offices.
He appreciated all concerned BAF personnel for successfully conducting fly past on the occasion of inauguration of Padma Multipurpose Bridge, celebration of BAF raising day, president parade, funeral parade of valiant freedom fighters, member of the kilo flight group Captain (retd) Shamsul Alam, Bir Uttam and victory day.
The Air Chief highly appreciated humanitarian assistance missions in Kabul, Afghanistan and in Turkiye and Syria.
He urged all aircrew, technicians, controllers to be more vigilant while enhancing close supervision and strictly following the rules and regulations.
BAF Base Bashar was awarded “Inter-Base Flight Safety Trophy” and Flying Instructors School (FIS BAF) was awarded “Inter-Squadron Khademul Bashar Flight Safety Trophy” for achieving the highest safe flying hours in the year 2022.
Senior BAF officers and Airmen from Air Headquarters and all BAF Bases were present on the occasion.