Islamabad: President Asif Ali Zardari today on the advice of Prime Minister has approved the appointment of Air Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt as Chief of the Air Staff.
Spokesperson to the President Mr. Farhatullah Babar said that Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman is due to retire on 18th March 2012 on completion of three years tenure. Air Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt would be granted the rank of Air Chief Marshal from the date he assumes charge of the appointment, he said.
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