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Wing Commander Ajay Kumar Chowdhary

Service No & Branch 13657 ADM

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Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 13 Jul 1974 Course: 54 GDOC Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Mar 2001 Nick Name :
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Promotions Gazetted
Acting Wg Cdr : 11 Apr 1994Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1993
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

01 Feb 1995 - Wg Cdr5 Forward Base Support UnitUttarlai Chief Administration Officer
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Wg CdrAjay Kumar Chowdhary13657 ADMAward Date 26 Jan 1997Announced 26 Jan 1997
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Wing Commander AK Chowdhary was commissioned in the Administrative Branch on 13 Jul 74. He has held the appointments of Senior Air Traffic Control Officer, Chief Administrative Officer (C Adm O) of a forward base in the East and Staff Officer Provost at HQ Central Air Command. He was appointed C Adm O of Air Force Station Uttarlai (Barmer) in Feb 95.

Wg Cdr Chowdhary immediately undertook completion of many pending tasks and he quickly appreciated the quantum and nature of works requiring immediate attention. He also undertook many new schemes to improve the various station infrastructures with extreme economy and exceptional speed. Under his supervision and able guidance, fire hazards and bird menace reduced drastically, thereby improving flying and security environment of the station. He also systematically improved airfield environm ent and in time availability of the airfield for flying during all seasons. Wg Cdr Chowdhary managed to accomplish these difficult tasks using existing resources and without any additional expenditure. He gave a new impetus to the various Non Public Funds of the station and achieved a record growth. He also ensured that welfare projects were never short of funds. He provided full administrative support to numerous detach ments of fighter and helicopter units and worked long hours to ensure their comfort.

For distinguished services of a high order, the President is pleased to award 'Vishisht Seva Medal' to Wg Cdr AK Chowdhary.

Unit : 5 FBSU
Reference : GoI19970126
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