Air Marshal Daljit Singh takes over as AOC-IN-C, South Western Air Command
Air Marshal Daljit Singh has taken over as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, South Western Air Command (SWAC), Gandhi-nagar on March 1. The Air Marshal inspected a ceremonial Guard of Honour and addressed all air warriors, DSC, NCs(E) and civilian employees on the occasion.
Air Marshal Singh was commissioned in the fighter stream of the Indian Air Force in June 1976. An alumni of the National Defence Academy, he has flown over 3,500 hours on various aircraft which include Gnats, Ajeets, MiG-21s, Su-30MKI and Mirage-2000 aircraft. He is a qualified flying instructor and a graduate of the Defence Services Staff College, Wellington. He was Director General Air (Operations) at Air HQ prior to assuming the post of AOC-in-C. He is a recipient of AVSM VM.