By A Newsman
Kolkata, 16 September: EASTERN Air Command’s Commanding in Chief, Air Marshal C Hari Kumar, has reviewed the operational preparedness of the Kalaikunda Air Force station in West Midnapore district.
Air Marshal Kumar arrived at Kalaikunda yesterday and conducted the review for two days till today. During the tour, he was accompanied by wife Devika Hari Kumar, who happens to be the president of the Air Force Wives Welfare Association eastern regional wing.
On their arrival at Kalaikunda, Air Marshal Kumar and Mrs Kumar were received by the Air Officer Commanding of Air Force’s 5 Wg, Air Commodore Rajesh Purohit. Later, Air Marshal Kumar was presented an impressive ceremonial parade by the Air Force personnel.
Addressing the Air Force personnel at Kalaikunda, Air Marshal Kumar said that the Air Force was on a trajectory of modernisation and was transforming into a strategic aerospace power with full spectrum capability. He urged them to display exemplary dedication in the pursuit for excellence.