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Wing Commander Ashutosh Kumar Tripathi

Service No & Branch 8686 F(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 01 Aug 1964 Course: 89/90 Course Entry Mode : Direct
Service End: Retired on 04 Sep 1996
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 06 Mar 1984Wg Cdr : 01 Aug 1985
Badges Qualified
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

24 Aug 1981 - 23 Jul 1984Wg CdrNo.59 SquadronChabua Commanding Officer
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vayu Sena Medal
Flt LtAshutosh Kumar Tripathi8686 GD(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1970
Details :

Flight Lieutenant Ashutosh Kumar Tripathi joined a flying unit in 1964. During his tenure in this Squadron, he has flown 2,586 hours, of which more than 1,500 hours were on air maintenance operations over the hazardous mountainous terrain in the Eastern area. He has always shown willingness to undertake the most arduous and demanding missions and has successfully accomplished the tasks. He has thus been a source of inspiration to others in the Squadron.

Throughout, Flight Lieutenant Ashutosh Kumar Tripathi displayed courage and devotion to duty.

Unit : 49 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India dated 25th April 1970 - No.16 - Pres/70 dated 26th January 1970
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