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CAS VISITS AIR BASE IN WESTERN AIR COMMAND

14/08/2020 New Delhi,
Thursday, 13 August 2020

Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria PVSM AVSM VM ADC, Chief of Air Staff (CAS) visited a frontline air base in Western Air Command on 13 Aug 20. On his arrival, the CAS was received by the Air Officer Commanding (AOC) of the base who briefed him on the readiness and operational status of the lodger units located at the base.

During the day long visit, the CAS reviewed the operational preparedness of the base and interacted with air warriors serving on the frontlines. The CAS urged the air warriors to maintain the highest standards of readiness. He also appreciated their efforts in preserving IAFs combat potential during the ongoing COVID 19 pandemic.

Earlier in the day, the CAS flew the Mig 21 Bison with the resident squadron.







PHOTO 1- 4 : Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria preparing for a sortie on MiG-21 Bison aircraft during his visit to a frontline air base in Western Air Command on 13 Aug 20.
PHOTO 5 : Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria interacting with the squadron personnel after a sortie on MiG-21 Bison aircraft during his visit to a frontline air base in Western Air Command on 13 Aug 20.

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