Air Chief Pays Tributes To Veteran Air Marshal (R) Dilawar Hussain On His Demise
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 24th Nov, 2020 ) :The legendary Pakistan Air Force's (PAF) fighter pilot Air Marshal (R) Dilawar Hussain, who was awarded Sitara-i-Jura'at for his heroics in the 1965 War against India, breathed his last here on Tuesday.
While paying tribute to Air Marshal (R) Dilawar Hussain, the Air Chief acknowledged his heroics during the 1965 and 1971 Indo-Pak Wars.
Air Chief further added that he was an exceptional fighter pilot who would always be remembered for his valour and professionalism.
Apart from inflicting heavy damage to Indian forces, his formation destroyed 14 aircraft on ground at Pathankot Airfield. For his outstanding bravery and devotion to duty in 1965 War, he was awarded with "Sitara-i-Jura'at".\932