Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali’s wife Khalila visits PAF Academy Risalpur, Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Khalilah Camacho Ali, the wife of former world heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali Clay (late) visited Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Academy Asghar Khan on Sunday.

She interacted with the officers and cadets during her visit to Flying Training Wing of the prestigious academy, said a statement issued here by media directorate of PAF.

Being an enthusiastic aviator with 830 flying hours to her credit, Khalilah flew a training mission in the Super Mushshak aircraft of Primary Flying Training Wing. Talking to the aviation cadets and flying instructors, she appreciated the professionalism of the flying instructors and the training standards at the academy.

She also expressed her gratitude to Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, PAF for inviting her to visit the academy and giving her the opportunity to fly in PAF training aircraft.

She said that it was like a dream came true to visit the esteemed institution.

Earlier, she also witnessed the final of Women Squash Tournament held at Mushaf Squash Complex, Islamabad, as guest of honour. She lauded the earnest efforts of Pakistan Squash Federation for providing world class squash facilities to the young girls of Pakistan.

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