Naik to review projects during 3-day IAF Commanders conference

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 12:47

Nagpur: Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief
Marshal P V Naik will review the progress of various projects
and advise Commanders on the challenges ahead during a three
day Station Commanders Conference of the Indian Air Force
Maintenance Command to begin here from tomorrow.
Performance reviews will also be carried out by the
respective branch heads of the Command, a defence release
said.

A unique functional Command of the IAF, Maintenance
Command has played an important role by providing the
requisite maintenance and logistics support to the operational
and training units.

The units under Maintenance Command are geographically
dispersed all over the country and are engaged in overhaul,
repair and supply-chain management, the release said.
A unique functional Command of the IAF, Maintenance
Command has played an important role by providing the
requisite maintenance and logistics support to the operational
and training units.

The units under Maintenance Command are geographically
dispersed all over the country and are engaged in overhaul,
repair and supply-chain management, the release said.

The conference will be inaugurated by Naik and Air
Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Maintenance Command Air
Marshal PV Athawale will chair it.

2011 has been declared as `The Year of Consolidation and
Maintenance`. Hence the focus of the conference will be to
identify areas of concern and evolve strategies to enhance
maintenance support to operational units.

Senior functionaries of Bharat Electronics Limited and
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited have also been invited to
participate in these discussions considering the need to adopt
a synergistic/symbiotic approach to maintenance issues, the
release added.

PTI



First Published: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 12:47

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