Top IAF commanders discuss operational preparedness

Top commanders of the Indian Air Force are brainstorming on issues ranging from operational preparedness of the Commands to maintenance and administration challenges.

PTI| Updated: Oct 17, 2014, 22:24 PM IST

New Delhi: Top commanders of the Indian Air Force are brainstorming on issues ranging from operational preparedness of the Commands to maintenance and administration challenges.

The deliberations are being done as part of the Air Force Commanders' Conference that commenced on October 14.

During the last three days, the Air Officers Commanding-in-Chief (AOsC-in-C) of the seven IAF Commands have discussed varied issues ranging from op-preparedness of the Commands to maintenance and administration challenges.

The IAF leadership also interacted with the senior managers of HAL, Bharat Electronics Limited and Bharat Dynamics Limited, a statement by the IAF said.

Both sides understood the concerns of each other on the impact of delays on operational readiness of the IAF.

Discussions hinged on life-cycle management of various aircraft fleet, equipment and product quality.

The training pattern in the IAF for both the flying and ground duty branches is expected to be discussed during the session tomorrow.