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Air Commodore Daljit Singh

Service No & Branch 9998 ADM (Orig: A&SD)

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Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 26 Dec 1965 Course: 36 GDOC Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Aug 1997 Nick Name :
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Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 26 Dec 1967Wg Cdr : 01 Feb 1986Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1991Air Cmde : 02 Dec 1996
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

- 31 Aug 1997Air CmdeAir Head QuartersDelhi Joint Director, Works
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Wg CdrDaljit Singh9998 ADMAward Date 26 Jan 1990Announced 26 Jan 1990
Details :

Wing Commander Daljit Singh has been on the posted strength of a vital radar unit as the Senior Director/Chief Operations Officer since 08 Oct 84.

During his tenure in this unit, the officer played a key role in various Air Headquarters and Command level exercise. In Ex Ranvijay and Eagle 86, his imaginative and creative thinking carried to fore when Type-77 aircraft gained ascendancy over other MiG aircraft through innovative interception tactics. In Ex Live Wire, he achieved the difficult task of integrating five 'Base Air Defence Centres' and two 'Control and Reporting Centres' at an Air Defence Directing Centre thus ensuring smooth flow of Air Defence data between various agencies. During Ex-Brass Tacks IV, the officer set up 'Mobile Air Space Control Cell' which functioned effectively and smoothly.

For his exceptional devotion to duty and professional abilities, the President is pleased to award Vishisht Seva Medal to Wg Cdr Daljit Singh.

Unit : 501 SU
Reference : GoI19900126

Articles from Main Site

Technical Training College - Later AFTC by Air Cmde RHD Singh's Collection -

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