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Air Commodore Nirbhay Kumar Jain

Service No & Branch 13576 F(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 09 Feb 1974 Course: 111 Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Dec 2007 Flying Hours : 2843
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Jul 1991Acting Gp Capt : 02 Apr 1996Gp Capt : 01 Sep 1996Acting Air Cmde : 05 Jan 2004
Air Cmde : 13 Jan 2003
Training and Other Courses Attended
42 NDA (Cadet) - 01 Jun 197241 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 25 Nov 198543 NDC (Air Cmde) - 01 Dec 2003
Badges Qualified
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Notes:1)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 2)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

01 Jan 1993 - Wg CdrAir Defence FlightBareilly Commanding Officer
10 May 1999 - 02 Jan 2003Gp Capt511 Signal UnitDinjan Station Commander
02 Jan 2006 - 11 Nov 2007Air Cmde14 WingChabua Air Officer Commanding
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Ati Vishist Seva Medal
Gp CaptNirbhay Kumar Jain13576 F(P)Award Date 26 Jan 2003Announced 26 Jan 2003
Details :

Group Captain Nirbhay Kumar Jain (13576) F (P) was commissioned on 09 Feb 74. A Qualified Flying Instructor and a graduate of the Defence Services Staff College, he has 2843 hrs of flying to his credit. His appointments include command of Air Defence Flight, instructional tenure at Air Force Academy and staff appointment at Air HQs. Gp Capt Jain took over the command of Air Force Station, Dinjon on 10 May 99. The Station is located in Assam and is a hard tenure area. On taking over, he assessed the situation and embarked on a plan to improve the station in all respects. With his positive attitude, unfettered zeal and dedication, he adopted a systematic approach to improve the professional environment and work ethos in this difficult and remotely located unit. During his tenure as a Commanding Officer, Gp Capt NK Jain displayed qualities of an excellent commander and brought all round development in the Station be it opera tional, administrative or welfare of the personnel. He ensured effective training wherein the unit personnel improved their professional categories and the maintenance and administration improved to a high standard.

Under his able command, the station was awarded “Best Progress Made Trophy", bronze “Rajbhash Shield" for the year 19992000 and the “Best Signals Unit Trophy" of EAC for the year 2001-2002. Under his dynamic leadership, the unit was assessed as 'Above the Average' during the DASI inspection held in the year 2001.

Group Captain Nirbhay Kumar Jain has, thus, rendered distinguished service of an exceptional order.

Unit :
Reference : GoI20030126
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