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Air Commodore Chittalore Doraiswami Chandrasekhar

Service No 8426 Branch F(P)
Date of Birth: 13 Jun 1943
Date Commissioned 18 Apr 1964 Course 88 Course
Service End Died in Service 21 Jan 1997
Remarks : 28Sqn(71) k MiG29 cr
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 05 Mar 1984Gp Capt : 02 May 1987Acting Air Cmde : 18 May 1992Air Cmde : 19 May 1992
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Notes: 1) Ranks shown are substantive ranks at retirement. 2)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 3)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

- Wg CdrNo. 24 SquadronBareilly/ Ambala CO
26 Feb 1986 - 31 Aug 1986Wg CdrFlying Instructors SchoolTambaram CFI
- Gp Capt27 WingBhuj Stn Cdr
01 May 1995 - 21 Jan 1997Air Cmde2 WingLohegaon (Pune) AOC
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 3
Mention in Despatches
Flt LtChittalore Doraiswami Chandrasekhar8426 F(P)Award Date Announced 23 Jun 1972
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
Unit : 28 Squadron
Reference : Gazette of India , 1st July 1972 - No.87 - Pres/72 dated 23rd June 1972
Vayu Sena Medal
Sqn LdrChittalore Doraiswami Chandrasekhar8426 F(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1976
Details : Squadron Leader Chittatoor Doraiswamy Chandrasekhar was commissioned in the flying branch of the Indian Air Force on 18th April, 1964 and has been with an operational fighter squadron, since July, 1973. He has flown a total of over 2950 hours on fighter/trainer aircraft. His flying experience on supersonic aircraft amounts to approximately XXX hours. By his enthusiasm, keenness and methodical approach, He has contributed significantly in attaining and maintaining high standards of training in the Squadron. Squadron Leader Chittatoor Doraiswami Chandrasekhar has throughout displayed professional skill, determination and devotion to duty of a high order.
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Reference : Gazette of India dated 22nd January 1977 - No.5- Pres/77 dated 26th January 1976
Ati Vishist Seva Medal
Gp CaptChittalore Doraiswami Chandrasekhar8426 F(P)Award Date 26 Jan 1990Announced 26 Jan 1990
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
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