Air Marshal DK Patnaik, Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Air Command, Visited Air Force Station Barrackpore from 30-31 Aug 2022. He was received by Group Captain Abhishek Shukla, Station Commander, Air Force Station Barrackpore.
The Air Marshal was presented with a Guard of Honour on arrival. He was briefed upon the various on-going projects including enhancement of airfield infrastructure. The Air Officer also visited various units and sections of the station and inspected their operational readiness. In his address to the personnel, he impressed upon them the importance of being conversant with their role and task and exhorted them to maintain a high level of operational preparedness.