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Air chief returns from Russia

Air chief returns from Russia

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Chief of Air Staff of Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) Air Chief Marshal Shaikh Abdul Hannan returned home on Friday after an official visit to Russia.

During the visit, Chief of Air Staff of Bangladesh Air Force called on General Surovikin Sergey Vladimirovich, Commander in Chief of the Aerospace Forces, Russian Federation, said an ISPR press release.

He also called on Director General of reputed Russian Industry ROSOBORONEXPORT and the representative of National Aviation Services Company (NASC).

Besides, Air Chief Marshal Shaikh Abdul Hannan visited various military and civil installations including Production Plant of different aircraft and helicopters in Russia.

It is expected that the visit of Chief of Air Staff will play a vital role for strengthening the existing bilateral relationship with Bangladesh and Russia by expanding scope of mutual cooperation in the professional sectors.

The visit will surely enhance existing capability of Bangladesh Air Force in respect of technology, procurement and maintenance of equipments.

While returning from Russia, Chief of Air Staff of Bangladesh Air Force also visited ‘Dubai Expo-2020’ held in UAE (Dubai).

Mentionable, Chief of Air Staff of Bangadesh Air Force left Dhaka for Russia on 20 October on an official visit along with his spouse and two entourages at the invitation of Ministry of Defence, The Russian Federation and Federal Service for Military Technical Cooperation (FSMTC) of Russia.