|Date of Birth:||-- --- --|
|Date Commissioned||20 Dec 1969||Course||103 Course|
|Service End||Retired on 31 Oct 2007|
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|10 Jun 1988 - 13 Aug 1990||Wg Cdr||No.31 Squadron||Halwara||CO|
|-||Gp Capt||41 Wing||Jaisalmer||Stn Cdr|
|05 Jan 1998 - 03 Jun 2000||Air Cmde||9 Wing||Halwara||AOC|
|- 31 Dec 2006||AVM||Maritime Air Operations||Bombay||AOC|
|01 Jan 2007 - 31 Oct 2007||AVM||HQ National Cadet Corps||Delhi||ADG (A)|
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|Vayu Sena Medal|
|Wg Cdr||Saravjit Singh Hothi||12215 F(P)||Award Date||Announced 26 Jan 1991|
|Details :|| |
Wg Cdr Sarvajit Singh Hothi has been commanding an operational squadron with effect from 10 Jun 88. His systematic approach, quest for excellence and the stress laid on training of Sqn pilots enhanced the operational status of the Sqn. His planning and approach to operational status ensured that all night strike qualified pilots successfully undertook live heavy armament stores firing at a range.
The task of planning and co-ordinating of night exercises was entrusted to Wg Cdr Hothi. His meticulous planning and effective co-ordination involving different fleet was exemplary.
Wg Cdr Hothi has flown nearly 1000 hrs on MiG-23 BN ac, all accident free. He has a total of 4055 hrs to his credit on single engine jet aircraft.
For his professional excellence, zeal, contribution towards operational preparedness, leadership, devotion to duty, the President is pleased to award Vayu Seva Medal to Wg Cdr SS Hothi.
|Unit : 31 Sqn|
|Reference : Gazette of India dated 24th August 1991 - No.3-Pres/91 dated 26th January 1991|
|Vishist Seva Medal|
|Gp Capt||Saravjit Singh Hothi||12215||Award Date 26 Jan 1998||Announced 26 Jan 1998|
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