Visit of Chief of the Air Staff to Australia

September 20, 2017 Photo(s): By PRO (Air Force)

Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, Chief of the Air Staff is on an official visit to Australia from 19-22 September 2017. The visit is intended to further strengthen the existing defence cooperation between the Air Forces of the two countries.

During his stay, he is scheduled to hold talks with top brass of the Royal Australian Air Force on security challenges being faced by the two forces in the current geopolitical scenario and explore ways to deepen defence cooperation. The main focus of the visit is on improving bilateral relations, promoting defence ties and exploring further area of defence cooperation between the two Air Forces.

During the visit, the CAS would visit the Headquarters of Royal Australian Air Force and operational air bases.

Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa PVSM AVSM YSM VM ADC along with Chief of Royal Australian Air Force Air Marshal Leo Davies during his visit to RAAF Headquarters
Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa PVSM AVSM YSM VM ADC inspecting a Guard of Honour at the Headquarters of the Royal Australian Air Force