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Wing Commander Kyathnahalli Nanjappa Ramaswamy

Service No & Branch 3771 ENG

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Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 01 Jan 1950 Course: 1 DEO Course
Service End: Retired on 04 Jan 1971 Nick Name :
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Fg Offr : 04 Jul 1950Flt Lt : 04 Jul 1954Sqn Ldr : 04 Jul 1961Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1968
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

31 Mar 1964 - Wg CdrHALBangalore 
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Ati Vishist Seva Medal
Wg CdrKyathnahalli Nanjappa Ramaswamy3771 AEMAward Date 26 Jan 1973Announced 26 Jan 1973
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Wing Commander Kyatnahally Najapa Ramaswamy (3771) was commissioned in the Aeronautical Engineering (Mechanical) Branch of the Indian Air Force in January, 1950. During his career in the Air Force he has held a variety of important technical appointments and has left the imprint of his personal discipline, professional efficiency and devotion to service.

Wing Commander Ramaswamy joined the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited on 31st March, 1964. He has been associated with the Project relating to the manufacture of MiG engines right form the inception of the Factory. He has done exceedingly good work during the stages of planning and execution of the Project.

After retirement from the Air Force he was absorbed permanently in the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited in the post of Chief Production Engineer. In this sphere Wing Commander Ramaswamy exhibited qualities of leadership and technical perfection of a high order. He was also responsible for drawing up a coordinated plan for the establishment of production of the new engines required for fitment on MiG-21 aircraft.

Wing Commander Ramaswamy was largely responsible for the delivery of engines according to the fixed targets year after year, by exhibiting an extraordinary sense of devotion to duty and dedication. The degree of success which has been achieved by the Engine Factory at Koraput is a tribute to his acumen, leadership and professional ability.

Throughout his service, both in the Indian Air Force and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Wing Commander Kyatnahally Najapa Ramaswamy has rendered distinguished service of an exceptional order.

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Reference : GoI19730126
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