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Air Marshal Malik Nur Khan (Urdu: نور خان‎, commonly known as Nur Khan (Urdu: ملک نور خان ‎; ‎ 22 February 1923 – 15 December 2011) HS, HQA, SPk HJ, was a high-profile military official who represented the Pakistan Air Force as its Commander-in-Chief. He belonged to an Awan family of the Potohar Plateau Punjab. He was a veteran of the 1965 air war as the air chief who led a smaller but better trained and equipped Pakistan Air Force to achieve parity over the Indian Air Force (which was three times the PAF's strength in numbers) from the very first day of the 1965 war. He is widely respected, not only for his integrity but also for his sharp intelligence and outstanding management abilities that largely benefited the Pakistan's military. He was also known to turn around Pakistan International Airlines into a profitable and recognized entity

Age: 88 (age at death)
Died: 15 December, 2011, Place of Death
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: Pakistani
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary


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