Commanders' Conference, South Western Air Command Gandhinagar

August 18, 2021 Photo(s): By PRO (Air Force)

Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauri, Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), visited Gandhinagar on the occasion of Commandersí Conference at South Western Air Command (SWAC) on August 17-18, 2021. The conference brought together Commanders from Air Force Stations in SWAC Area of Responsibility (AOR) for an operational review of missions and tasks.

On arrival, CAS was received by Air Marshal Sandeep Singh, Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief South Western Air Command. CAS placed a wreath at the Command War Memorial and was presented with a ceremonial Guard of Honour.

Addressing the Commanders, CAS highlighted the need for maintaining operational readiness round the clock and sustained focus on capability enhancement. He emphasized on the early operationalisation of newly inducted sensors and weapon systems. CAS exhorted the Commanders to leverage modern methods in training; in order to enhance the understanding and capabilities of the new generation air warriors. While interacting with air warriors and civilian employees, he appreciated their immense contribution in operational deployments and disciplined approach towards mitigating the COVID crisis.

CAS, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, addressing Commanders of SWAC, during the Commanders' Conference at Gandhinagar, on August 17-18, 2021.
CAS, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, with senior officers of HQ SWAC, Gandhinagar on 17-18, 2021.
CAS, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, reviewing the Gaurd of Honour during SWAC Commandersí Conference, held on 17-18, 2021.
CAS, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, paying homage at the Command War memorial on 17-18, 2021.