Air Commodore Mehar Singh MVC DSO, affectionately called 'Baba' Mehar Singh by his associates and admirers in Indian Air Force, was a legendary pilot and a flying prodigy . His exploits with the flying machines are well known and much celebrated. He was a born leader of men and a team man who always led from the front. Mehar Singh was immensely successful in earning respect of men he commanded by his bravery , daring feats and brilliantleadership. He was a role model for the young fliers in the IAF. The legend of Baba Mehar Singh is replete with splendid examples of professionalism dedication, devotion to duty , courage and commitment indeed true characteristics of an ideal Air Warrior .