Dispose of animal offals properly to ensure precious lives: PAF

Pakistan Air Force has asked to dispose of offals and other remains of animals properly to ensure the safety of precious lives and national assets.

According to the details, the directorate of Flight Safety, Pakistan Air Force has issued a public service message on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha as an awareness campaign for safe disposal of animal offals and remains.

The message states that the carcasses and remains of sacrificial animals dumped near PAF Bases can attract a large number of big as well as small birds, making them a potential hazard to the PAF aircraft and aircrew, especially during take-off and landing.

 The birds strike can cause emergency situations, and damaging the aircraft as well as causing loss of precious lives and property on the ground. The message also urges the people to pack the animal offal and leftovers in garbage bags and put them at the designated places.

This short message is being communicated to the general public through radio and TV channels, print media, social media and cellular services.