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Air Marshal Pandurang Narayana Pradhan

Service No & Branch 16403 F(P) Stream :Transport
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 11 Jun 1981 Course: 127 Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Nov 2018 Superannuated Nick Name :
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Sqn Ldr : 11 Jun 1992Gp Capt : 15 Aug 2004Air Cmde : 02 Mar 2009AVM : 28 Dec 2011
Air Marshal : 01 Sep 2015
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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

15 Oct 2003 - 10 Oct 2006Gp Capt26 WingThane Station Commander
16 Oct 2006 - 31 Aug 2008Gp CaptAirHQ Communications SquadronPalam Commanding Officer
- Air CmdeEastern Air CommandShillong Air-II
- Air Cmde44 WingSonegaon (Nagpur) Air Officer Commanding
09 Nov 2009 - 18 Jul 2010Air Cmde1 Air Force Selection BoardDehradun President
- 31 Aug 2015AVMAir Head QuartersDelhi Assistant Chief of Air Staff, Personnel Airmen & Civ
23 Jun 2011 - 31 Jan 2013AVMAir Head QuartersDelhi Assistant Chief of Air Staff, Ops (Transport & Helicopters)
01 Sep 2015 - 04 May 2017Air MarshalSouthern Air CommandTrivandrum Senior Air Staff Officer
20 May 2017 - 30 Nov 2018Air MarshalIntegrated Defence StaffNew Delhi Deputy Chief of Integrated Defence Staff (Operations)
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 2
Ati Vishist Seva Medal
AVMPandurang Narayana Pradhan16403 F(P)Award Date 26 Jan 2014Announced 26 Jan 2014
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Param Vishist Seva Medal
Air MarshalPandurang Narayana Pradhan16403 F(P)Award Date 26 Jan 2019Announced 26 Jan 2019
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