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Squadron Leader Nallakannu Pillai Sethu Subramaniam

Service No & Branch 16131 AE(L)
Date of Birth: Commissioned: 28 Jun 1980 Course: 20 BCC Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Mar 1993 Nick Name :
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Flt LtNallakannu Pillai Sethu Subramaniam16131 AE(L)Award Date 26 Jan 1990Announced 26 Jan 1990
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Flight Lieutenant Nallankannu Pillai Sethu Subramaniam has been on the posted strength of a fighter squadron with effect from 17 Feb 86. He also underwent a course abroad in USSR on the S-22 aircraft.

In his tenure in the Squadron, he had been relentless in his pursuit to meet all operational requirements and tasks. Subsequently, when he took over the duties of Senior Technical Officer, he chose to carry out his task with single-minded dedication. It is entirely due to his effort that the Squadron had been able to achieve 100% serviceability on several occasions. Later, he was able to maintain an average serviceability of staggering 75% per month due to his efforts, the Squadron has flown 8500 sorties of accident-free flying.

For his exceptional professionalism and dedication to duty, the President is pleased to award Vishisht Seva Medal to Flt Lt Nallankannu Pillai Sethu Subramaniam.

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Reference : GoI19900126
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