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Air Commodore Ramwaswamy Chandra Kumaran

Service No & Branch 12440 AE(M)

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Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 06 Jul 1970 Course: 49 DEO Course
Service End: Retired on 15 Sep 2001 Nick Name :
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Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Jan 1991Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1994
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Wg CdrRamwaswamy Chandra Kumaran12440 AE(L)Award Date 26 Jan 1990Announced 26 Jan 1990
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Wing Commander Ramwaswamy Chandra Kumaran has been on the posted strength of an important Base Repair Depot since 30 Dec 86 before which he received training on 3rd and 4th line servicing of R-29 Aero Engine in USSR.

He guided a special team of technicians to prepare comprehensive Work Packages and Work Records for overhaul of the bare engine. There were 1031 types of special tools to be supplied by USSR. He identified about 350 most essential tools, got them manufactured within the resources of BRD itself facilitating launching of the overhauls of all types and series of R-29 engines during 1988-89. Under his stewardship of the Project, the depot was successful in producing aero-engines during 1988-89 to sustain operational preparedness of the MiG fleet.

For his professional competence of exceptionally high order and devotion to duty, the President is pleased to award Vishisht Seva Medal to Wg Cdr Ramwaswamy Chandra Kumaran.

Unit : 4 BRD
Reference : GoI19900126
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