Saudi Naval Commander calls on Minister for Defence Production


RAWALPINDI, Jan 22 (APP): Vice Admiral Fahad Bin Abudllah Al Ghofaily, Commander Royal Saudi Naval Forces called on Rana Tanveer Hussain Federal Minister for Defence Production here Monday.
The Minister thanked the delegation for assistance and support of Saudi Arabia to Pakistan from time to time. He appreciated the ongoing cooperation between PAC and Ministry of Defence KSA on the Super Mushshak aircraft.
Both sides desired to enhance mutual cooperation in different areas of defence production especially in the field of ship building industry. The Minister also offered supply of defence products of Pakistan in order to meet the requirements of Saudi Armed Forces alongwith complete training package and after sales support.
He also offered facilities of Pakistan’s Defence Production Establishments for experimental testing and development of arms, ammunition and optics etc. Joint ventures with Karachi Shipyard for construction of warships and ship repair facilities also came under discussion.
APP/ Hamza/anm/ VNS Rawalpindi