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Air Chief Marshal V.R. Chaudhari takes over as Chief of Air Staff


  • Air Chief Marshal V.R. Chaudhari took over as the Chief of the Air Staff at a ceremony at Air Headquarters in New Delhi on 30 Sep. 
  • An alumnus of NDA, the Chief of Air Staff was commissioned in December 1982 in the fighter stream of the IAF. 
  • He has flown more than 3,800 hours on multiple fighter and trainer aircraft.
  • During his career spanning almost four decades, he has handled many significant command and staff appointments.