Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Wing Commander Anil Kumar Kaistha

Service No & Branch 13476 AE(L)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 01 Jul 1972 Course: 4 AEC Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Nov 1996 Nick Name :
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Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Feb 1996Wg Cdr : 01 Jul 1993
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Sqn LdrAnil Kumar Kaistha13476 AE(L)Award Date 26 Jan 1990Announced 26 Jan 1990
Details :

Squadron Leader Anil Kumar Kaistha is on the posted strength of a vital Fighter base sine 22 Aug 1988.

Sqn Ldr Kaistha was given responsibility of setting up the servicing facilities for providing maintenance upto 3rd line for a sophisticated electronic system which had just been inducted in the Indian Air Force. The officer was also charged with the responsibility of making the new system operational and train pilots and technical personnel of the operating Squadrons.

With his vast professional knowledge and exceptional skill, he has been able to train a team of personnel who can independently diagnose and rectify every possible snag in the equipment in a very efficient manner.

For his professionalism, hard work and exemplary devotion, the President is pleased to award Vishisht Seva Medal to Sqn Ldr Anil Kumar Kaistha.

Unit : 40 Wing
Reference : GoI19900126
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