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Air Vice Marshal Rajiv Gandotra

Service No & Branch 16748 AE(M)
Date of Birth: -- --- -- Commissioned: 09 Feb 1982 Course: 21 AEC Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Sep 2017 Superannuated
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 2000Gp Capt : 01 Jan 2006Air Cmde : 02 Aug 2010AVM : 01 Oct 2014
Training and Other Courses Attended
49 NDC (Gp Capt) - 01 Dec 2009
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
01 Jul 1983 - 01 Jan 1986Fg OffrAir Force AcademyDundigal Director, Intelligence
01 Feb 1986 - 31 Jan 1987Flt LtNo.220 Squadron Engineering Officer
01 Feb 1987 - 01 Sep 1990Flt Lt11 Base Repair DepotOzhar PE
01 Sep 1990 - 30 Jun 1992Sqn Ldr11 Base Repair DepotOzhar PE
01 Jul 1992 - 01 Jan 1994Sqn LdrNITIE PG (Engg)
01 Jan 1994 - 01 Oct 1997Sqn LdrNo.224 Squadron Senior Technical Officer
01 Oct 1997 - 01 Jun 1999Sqn LdrAAIB Member
01 Jun 1999 - 01 Sep 2001Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi DDFS
01 Sep 2001 - 01 May 2004Wg Cdr2 WingPune SE(M)
01 May 2004 - 01 May 2006Gp CaptHQ MCNagpur CEngO
01 May 2006 - 01 Nov 2007Gp Capt15 WingBareilly Command Engineering Officer
01 Nov 2007 - 31 Dec 2008Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi DMI
30 Dec 2009 - 04 Apr 2010Gp CaptCentral Servicing Development OrganisationDelhi Commanding Officer
05 Apr 2010 - 01 May 2011Air CmdeCentral Servicing Development OrganisationDelhi Air Officer Commanding
01 May 2011 - 01 May 2013Air Cmde PD(Sys) LCA
01 May 2013 - 30 Sep 2014Air CmdeAir Head QuartersDelhi Principal Director (Engineering A)
01 Oct 2014 - 30 Apr 2015AVMAir Head QuartersDelhi Assistant Chief of Air Staff, Maintenance Plans
01 May 2015 - 30 Sep 2017AVMWestern Air CommandDelhi Senior Maintenance Staff Officer
 
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Awards and Decorations


Number of Awards: 1
 
Ati Vishist Seva Medal
AVMRajiv Gandotra16748 AE(M)Award Date 26 Jan 2017Announced 26 Jan 2017
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
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