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Air Chief Marshal

Farooq Feroze Khan
Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee
In office
10 November 1994 – 9 November 1997
Preceded byGen. Shamim Allam, PA
Succeeded byGen. Jehangir Karamat, PA
Chief of Air Staff
In office
9 March 1991 – 8 November 1994
Preceded byACM Hakeemullah Durrani
Succeeded byACM Abbas Khattak
Managing-Director of the Pakistan International Airlines
In office
1990 – 9 March 1991
President of the Pakistan Hockey Federation
In office
1990 – 9 March 1991
Preceded byAir-Mshl Azim Daudpota
Succeeded byNawaz Tiwana
Personal details
Farooq Feroze Khan

(1939-08-17) 17 August 1939 (age 82)
Bombay, Maharashtra, British India
(Mumbai, Maharashtra, India)
Died9 October 2021(2021-10-09) (aged 82)
Citizenship Pakistan
Military service
Nickname(s)Feroze Khan, Jr.
Feroz Khan II
Allegiance Pakistan
Branch/service Pakistan Air Force
Years of service1956–97
RankACM.png US-O10 insignia.svg Air Chief Marshal
UnitNo 9. Squadron Griffins
CommandsVice Chief of Air Staff
DCAS (Air Operations)
ACAS (Plans)
AOC Southern Air Command
AOC Central Air Command
Battles/warsIndo-Pakistani War of 1965
Indo-Pakistani War of 1971
AwardsOrder of Excellence Nishan-e-Imtiaz.png Nishan-i-Imtiaz (military)
Crescent of Excellence Hilal-e-Imtiaz.png Hilal-e-Imtiaz (military)
Star of Excellence Sitara-e-Imtiaz.png Sitara-i-Imtiaz (military)
Star of Good Conduct Sitara-e-Basalat.png Sitara-e-Basalat
Air Chief Marshal Farooq Feroze Khan (Arabic: فاروق فيروز خان‎; 17 August 1939 – 09 October 2021) (NI(m), HI(m), SI(m), SBt), best known as Feroze Khan, is a retired four-star air officer in the Pakistan Air Force who served as the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, appointed in 1994 and retiring in 1997.
His career in the Air Force is subjected to distinction and achievement as he is noted as being the only air force officer whose career spanned more than 40 years of military service.: 355  He is the only Air Force general to be appointed as a Chairman joint chiefs to date.
Died on 09 October , 2021 due to Cardic Arrest at PAF Hospital Islamabad.
1 Biography
1.1 Early life and career in the military
2 War and command appointments
3 Chief of Air staff
4 Chairman joint chiefs
5 See also
6 References
7 External links
Early life and career in the military
The F-104 in flight: Squadron Leader Feroze Khan flew various combat missions in the 1965 war with India.: 82 
Farooq Feroze Khan was born in Bombay, Bombay Province in British India Empire on 17 August 1939.: 355–356 : 56–57  His family belonged to a Burki tribe of Pashtun ethnicity, hailing from Jalandhar.: 357  His father, Feroze Khan, Sr., was a professional Field hockey player who won Olympic gold medal for India, but later migrated and played for the Pakistan National Hockey Team for remainder of his life.: 357 
Feroze was educated at the PAF Public School in Sargodha where he completed his senior cambridge, and joined the Pakistan Air Force in 1956.: 73–74 : 355–357  He was sent to attend the Pakistan Air Force Academy in Risalpur, but later selected as one of few cadets to attend the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado, United States.: 355–357  Upon completing the pilot training program from the USAF Academy, Feroze gained commissioned as a P/Off. in the No. 9 Squadron Griffins of the Air Force]in January 1959.: 72 
In the United States, he was trained as a fighter pilot to fly the F-104 Starfighter on several aerial combat missions.: 82  He was known for his skills while maneuvering the aircraft on a combat mode from a subsonic to supersonic speed.: 82  While living in the United States, Flt-Lt. Feroze Khan served as an exchange officer with the United States Air Force, completing several years of aerial combat training with the American pilots.: 72–148  Upon returning in the 1960s, he was attached to the Royal Air Force as a military liaison officer, and flew British aircraft in their inventory.: 355 
In 1965, Squadron-Leader Feroze flew on his F-104 Starfighter on various combat missions against the Indian Air Force during the various combat missions during the second war with India.: 82–83  After the war, Sq-Ldr. Feroze was sent to join the No. 5 Squadron Falcons, which later formed the PAF's aerobatics team, Sherdils where he displayed his skills while flying the F-104, alongside the F-86 Sabre flown by Flight lieutenant Cecil.
In 1966–67, Sq-Ldr. Feroze was among the first group of fighter pilot who were sent to France for their conversion from American F-104 to French Mirage-III.: 83–84  After his conversion, Sqn. Ldr. Feroze was posted as an air adviser to the Eastern Air Command in East-Pakistan, providing mission support to conduct combat air patrol near the Kalaikunda Air Force Station near the Eastern front of India.: 204–205 
In 1971, Sqn. Ldr. Feroze, now flying the Mirage-III, took participation in a preemptive airstrikes in India, which eventually led to the third war with India.: 83–85 
War and command appointments
After the third war with India in 1971, Wing-Commander Feroze joined the faculty of the Combat Commander's School in Sargodha Air Force Base, instructing on the methods of combat flights.: 360  During this time, Wg-Cdr. Feroze was posted in the Pakistan Armed Forces–Middle East Command, briefly commanding a fighter wing in the United Arab Emirates Air Force for nearly three years.: 73 
In 1982–83, Air-Commodore Feroze was elevated as the base commander of the Sargodha AFB, witnessing the introduction of American-built F-16s.: 43  In 1984–85, Air-Cdre. Feroze was promoted to the two-star promotion when Air Vice-Marshal Feroze was appointed as AOC of the Southern Air Command based in Karachi, and later as the Central Air Command based in Sargodha.: 73–74  In 1988, Air Vice Marshal Feroze, serving as the DCAS (Operations) was elevated to the three-star promotion when he was appointed as the Vice Chief of Air Staff (VCAS) under ACM Hakeemullah Durrani.: 72  During this time, Air-Marshal Feroze took interests and participation in board of inquiry that investigated the mysterious circumstances involving in the death of President Zia-ul-Haq.: 156–162 
In 1990, Air-Mshl. Feroze was taken as secondment by Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto as the Managing-Director of the Pakistan International Airlines, which he managed until 1991.: 81 
Chief of Air staff
On 9 March 1991, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif promoted Air-Mshl. Feroze to the four-star air officer in the Pakistan Air Force, subsequently appointing the Air Chief Marshal as the new Chief of Air Staff (CAS).: 23  ACM Feroze assumed the command of the Air Force at a difficult time, when the military embargo by the United States on a suspicion of covert nuclear weapons program was enforced.: 356–357  During this time, he launched the program to acquire the license to reproduced the Australian Mirage-III and induction of F-7P from China at the Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC).: 356–357 
In 1994, ACM Feroze was given a one-year extension to continue serving as an air chief.: 473 
Chairman joint chiefs
In 1994, the extension made him the most senior military officer in the Pakistani military but this became a subject of controversy in the Air Force, when many senior air officers showed resentment towards this decision taken by the civil government at that time.: 17 : 48  Upon the retirement of Gen. Shamim Allam on 8 November 1994, Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto approved ACM Feroze to be elevated as the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee– this was the first time when the chairmanship was rotated to the Air Force since its inception in 1976.: 48–49 
As Chairman joint chiefs, ACM Feroze attempted to procured the MiG-29F and the Su-27 aircraft from the Eastern Europe as well as Mirage 2000 from Qatar, in a view of replacing the F-16s but this was met with strong opposition from ACM Khattak, the air chief, who was unimpressed with the war performances of Russian fighter jets.: 58–60  In 1995, Gen. Feroze Khan also provided his crucial military support and political advocacy for the development of the Shaheen program in a view keeping the second-strike capability.: 89 
His tenureship as Chairman joint chiefs is criticized by the defense observer in the country for not being able take steps in strengthening the role of Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, and was largely seen ineffectively unable to provide any military or political advise to Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and her administration on a larger extend— the void was filled by then-army chief, Gen. Jehangir Karamat.
Critics observed that ACM Feroze's preference of "flying solo" and his nature of working alone further complicated the matters in the military that required the comprehensive collaboration and teamwork in national security issues. According to the critical paper penned by defense analyst, Ikram Sehgal, "ACM Feroze marked ineffectiveness in the post of Chairman and its institution."
Upon retiring on 9 November 1997, Gen. Jehangir Karamat was eventually appointed to replace him who took the role of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee to the new height and took the four-tiered military into a responsive and efficient fighting machine in the modern 21st century. His uniform was placed in the PAF Museum in Karachi, where he was retired in his estate.: 355 
See also
Pakistan-United States military relations
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