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Group Captain Amarjit Singh Chaggar

Service No & Branch 13729 AE(M)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 08 Jul 1974 Course: 6 AEC Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Nov 1999
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1993Gp Capt : 04 May 1998
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Flt Lt
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
21 Sep 1995 - Wg Cdr27 WingBhuj Chief Engineering Officer
 
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Awards and Decorations


Number of Awards: 1
 
Vishist Seva Medal
Wg CdrAmarjit Singh Chaggar13729 AE(M)Award Date 26 Jan 1998Announced 26 Jan 1998
Details :

Wing Commander Amarjit Singh Chaggar (13729) AE (M) has been on the posted strength of 27 Wing, AF wef 17 Jul 95 and has been working as the Chief Engineering Officer since 21 Sep 95.

Wing Commander Chaggar has been performing his duties with total dedication, sincerity and a high sense of responsibility. He follows a very systematic and methodical approach, in his routine work. His managerial skills, tactful handling and close interaction with the men has built a very healthy and enthusiastic working environment. His rich experience, professional acumen and able guidance to his subordinates has given an impetus to technical activities in every field and established high standards of maintenance discipline. Amongst the aircraft servicing activities, production of CR&SS (MiG-BIS) was boosted by as much as 40%. One of the Squadrons maintained 100% serviceability for a period of 11 days in AugSep 96. The serviceability state of Cheetah helicopters was maintained at 84.17% during their stay of one year at this station. 100% serviceability of Cheetah, was maintained for 22 days during May and Jun 96.

With his personal involvement, the MT serviceability was maintained at 91.25% during the last one year. The Communication and NAV Aids have been maintained at 100% serviceability state. His other achievements include inspiring the personnel to undergo locally conducted computer training and make a variety of innovation. A Battery Vent Plug Tester, a peg spanner for Nose Wheel assembly, test bench for R-60 Missile Launcher and Inner Marker were fabricated locally under his guidance.

For his innovative ideas, dedication to duty, high sense of responsibility and distinguished service, the President is pleased to award "Vishisht Seva Medal" to Wing Commander Amarjit Singh Chaggar.

Unit : 27 Wing
Reference : GoI19980126
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