Air Marshal Jagdish Chandra took
over as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief (AOC-in-C) of
Maintenance Command at its headquarters here on Thursday.
Speaking after taking charge, he said "The units of
Maintenance Command have a vital role to play in IAF`s combat
"Technology is advancing at a very rapid pace and the
state-of-art equipment are under induction. In order to
maintain aircraft and equipment with required operational
efficiency, it is incumbent for all of us to quickly absorb
the technology and new methods."
Prior to assuming the current responsibility, the Air
Marshal held the post of Director General (Systems) at Air