Dhaka, October 16:- Chief of the Air staff, Italian Air Force, Lieutenant General Alberto Rosso called on Chief of Air Staff, Bangladesh Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Masihuzzaman Serniabat, BBP, OSP, ndu, psc at Air Headquarters on Wednesday (16-10-2019).
During call on, Chief of Air Staff, Bangladesh Air Force, cordially thanked Chief of the Air staff, Italian Air Force, for visiting Bangladesh. He exchanged greetings and spent some time with the Italian Air Chief. They also discussed different issues of bi-lateral interests. During discussion, Chief of the Air staff, Italian Air Force, was briefed on different activities of Bangladesh Air Force. They expressed hope to continue mutual co-operation to strengthen the existing relationship between Bangladesh and Italian Air Force.
In the morning Chief of the Air Staff, Italian Air Force visited Shikha Anirban (Eternal Flame) at Dhaka Cantonment and paid homage to the members of Armed Forces martyred during the War of Liberation in 1971 by placing floral wreath at the mausoleum. He also signed visitor’s book there.
On arrival at Air Headquarters, Chief of the Air Staff, Italian Air Force was presented guard of honour by a smartly turned out BAF Contingent. He inspected the guard and took salute.
During his stay in Bangladesh, Chief of the Air staff, Italian Air Force, will visit different military and civil installations including Hon’ble Prime Minister’s Office, Army Headquarters, Naval Headquarters, Armed Forces Division, BAF Base Bashar and BAF Base Bangabandhu.
Mentionable that, Chief of the Air staff, Italian Air Force, along with 03 delegation members arrived in Bangladesh on 16 October 2019 on a 03-day official visit. It is expected that the visit will play an important role for strengthening the existing friendly relationship between Air Forces of the two countries.