Pakistan and China have jointly won a coveted Award in Zhuhai for the close cooperation in the promotion of Aviation Industry, a day before start of the bi-annual International Air show.
The “Airspace Laureate 2012 Awards” was jointly received by Chief Project Director of JF-17 Programme Air Vice-Marshal Javed Ahmed, who is in Zhuhai with Pakistan Air Force contingent taking part in the international air show and from Chinese side Mr.Li Pei, Chief Project Director of China National Aero-Technology Import and Export Corporation (CATIC) in the presence of a large number of guests.
The CATIC is a large scale state-owned conglomerate with aviation products and technology import and export as its core business.
Headquartered in Beijing, the CATIC has seven specialized companies and 10 regional subsidiaries in China and 56 overseas branches worldwide. With its total assets of up to RMB 24 billion and accumulated import and export volume of US $24 billion thus far, the CATIC ranks among the first 20 of China’s top 500 enterprises for import and export.
The renowned China Aviation News organized the Laureate Awards ceremony on Monday evening that also got wide coverage from both domestic and international media.
“This is a big achievement and acknowledgement for Pakistan and China for cooperation in their joint effort for the promotion of aviation industry”, remarked Group Captain Tariq Mahmod, Director Media, Pakistan Air Force whiletalking to APP.
The Pakistan Air Force contingent also attended the award ceremony.