ISLAMABAD, July 3 (APP): The government has appointed Air Marshal
Asad Abdur Rehman Khan Lodhi as Vice Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan
Air Force (PAF), a PAF press release said on Sunday.

Air Marshal Lodhi was commissioned in GD (P) Branch of PAF in March, 1982. He is a qualified Flying Instructor and during his illustrious
career, he has commanded a Fighter Squadron, an Operational Air Base and a Regional Air Command.

In his staff appointments, he served as Director Strategic Operations, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff (Operation, Research and Development), Director General at Ministry of Defence Production and Director General Projects at Air Headquarters Islamabad.

He has also served as Defence Attach‚ to Japan.

He is a graduate of Combat Commanders’ School, Air War College and National Defence University. He holds Master’s degrees in Strategic
Studies and Defence & Strategic Studies.

Presently, he is serving as Deputy Chief of the Air Staff (Support)
at Air Headquarters Islamabad.

In recognition of his meritorious services, he has been awarded with Hilal-i-Imtiaz (Military).