Kharagpur, Apr 28 (UNI) Group Captain (GC) Vinod Shankar today handed over the command of Air Force Staion at Salua here to Group Captain Jaspal Singh.
GC Shankar, ninth station commander of Air Force station at Salua, was a Fighter Strike leader.
He was awarded the best Non-Flying Station of IAF for 2006 and best Rudder Unit of Eastern Air Command, 2007.
He has also organised various adventurous activities in the station, including a 150-km cycle expedition to Digha and a 2000-km motor cycle expedition from Salua to Dinjan in Assam.
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