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Air Vice Marshal Vaduvur Srinivasaraghavan Sunder

Service No & Branch 12618 AE(M)

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Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 04 Jan 1971 Course: 50 DEO Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Sep 2005 Superannuated
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 11 Mar 1991Gp Capt : 03 Oct 1994Air Cmde : 04 Feb 2002AVM : 01 Nov 2003
Training and Other Courses Attended
27 LDMC (Gp Capt) - 31 Mar 1997
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

07 Feb 2005 - 02 Oct 2005AVMCentral Air CommandAllahabad Senior Maintenance Staff Officer
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Sqn LdrVaduvur Srinivasaraghavan Sunder12618 AE(M)Award Date 26 Jan 1989Announced 26 Jan 1989
Details :

Squadron Leader Vaduvur Srinivasarghavan was commissioned in the Air Force on 04 Jan 71. He has held various important appointments during his service career.

Seeing his past excellent performance, Sqn Ldr Sunder was specially selected as a part of Project Team which was assigned the task of carrying out an important modification to enhance the operational capability of a frontline combat aircraft. Sqn Ldr Sunder being the only specialist for the Mechanical and Structural side played an important role in developing and implementing the modification scheme on the aircraft. His sound professional knowledge, intelligent and dedicated hard work led to the successful completion of the modification which significantly enhanced the operational capability of the Air Force and led to saving of foreign exchange of crores of rupees.

In accomplishing the above tasks Sqn Ldr Sunder has displayed commendable enthusiasm, perseverance, anticipation, analytical power, organizing capability and professional competence of a very high order. For his dedication hard work and significant contribution in carrying out modification on the aircraft, the President is pleased to award Vishisht Seva Medal to Sqn Ldr Vaduvur Srinivasaraghavan Sunder.

Unit : ASTE
Reference : GoI19890126
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