Mission

To perform tactical air operations and to assist government development efforts in its area of responsibility.

Functions

1. Conduct close air support and battlefield air Interdiction.

2. Conduct troop insertion and extrication.

3. Perform airborne and combat re-supply operations.

4. Perform airborne and forward air control Missions.

5. Conduct combat air patrol, air surveillance, Reconnaissance, medical evacuation, search and rescue, and air mobile operations.

6. Participate in the rehabilitation and relief operations

7. Conduct forest surveillance, reforestation and Civic action activities.

8. Operate and maintain PAF aerodrome facilities within the area of responsibility

9. Develop, operate and maintain PAF facilities within its area of responsibility.

10. Conduct in-house and other specialized training.