KARACHI, Pakistan: The Pakistan Navy’s Major Maritime Exercise SEASPARK-20 culminated in the North Arabian Sea on Tuesday, the Dispatch News Desk (DND) news agency reported.
The live weapon firing of anti-ship missiles from various fleet combat platforms including Surface, Sub-surface platform and Aviation units of Pakistan Navy was the hallmark of exercise.
The exercise displays the Pakistan Navy’s intent to maintain the highest state of readiness and combat potential to ensure seaward defence and protection of maritime interests of Pakistan during peace and war.
The assets of the Pakistan Army and Pakistan Air Force (PAF) also participated in the exercise highlighting the synergy at the tri-services level.
In the culmination of the Maritime Exercise SEASPARK-20, the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Nadeem Raza was the Chief Guest.
The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi and the Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan along with other senior military officials also witnessed the firepower display.
The CNS underscored that Pakistan Navy is ready to thwart any aggression posed by the enemy. He reiterated the resolve that Pakistan Navy stands fully prepared to ensure seaward defense and safeguard national maritime frontiers against wider threat spectrum.
The CJCSC General Nadeem Raza expressed satisfaction over the operational readiness of the Pakistan Navy and commended the officers and men for their commitment and professionalism.