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Group Captain Paramjit Singh Sood

Service No 9719 Branch F(P)
Date of Birth:
Date Commissioned 16 Oct 1965 Course 94 Course
Service End Retired on 30 Jun 1988
Remarks :
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vayu Sena Medal
Wg CdrParamjit Singh Sood9719 F(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1985
Details :

Wing Commander Paramjit Singh Sood has been commanding a Sea Search and Surveillance Flight since 17 Jan 83. He is an experienced helicopter pilot and under his command, the Flight has accomplished a high state of operational effectiveness. Substantial improvement in aircraft serviceability, accidentfree extensive flying and other operational achievements of the Flight are entirely due to his leadership, dedication to duty, determination and ability to achieve results.

In Feb 84, the unit operated a three-Chetak detachment as part of operational activation in a major exercise. During this period, the flight flew over 250 hours and maintained a 100% serviceability state. The Flight accomplished all the assigned tasks successfully. A handful of pilots and technicians made this remarkable achievement under his leadership. The task entailed flying throughout the day from different helipads over unfamiliar terrain.

For his leadership, devotion to duty, organizing ability, resourcefulness, untiring efforts and ability to produce results in the highest traditions of the Indian Air Force, the President is pleased to award Vayu Seva Medal to Wing Commander Paramjit Singh Sood.

Unit : 142 SSS Flt
Reference : Gazette of India dated 6th April 1985 - No.29-Pres/85 dated 26th January 1985