It is an essential element in the upbringing of young officers keeping them under the eye of supervisor officers and assist them in general moulding of their characters. They provide a house within which a true homely life is established and which is so essential for the development of that camaraderie that alone can stand the strain of constant discipline. Following Messes are established at PAF Bases:
PAF Officers' Messes are provided with the following facilities:-
Apart from being a home for SNCO's and airmen, messes are an active centre of social gatherings. These messes carry fine traditions providing opportunities for PAF personnel to meet each other thus enhancing Esprit-de-corps. The messes are run by a Mess Committee which includes three elected members. Being a centre of social activities different sorts of shows and musical evenings are also held.