Q1. What does DFC stand for in the name of Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh DFC? (PIC -1)
Q 2. What unique honour did he receive during India's Independence during 1947?
Q 3. Who was the only Chief of Air Staff to hold office for 5 years?
Q 4. In which hospital was Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh DFC attended to during his last moments?
Q 5. Identify the Two Gentlemen in the Picture? (PIC-2)
Q 6. Identify the Lady. She is the first lady officer from the Services to represent the Indian Women's Cricket Team? (PIC-3)
Q 7. Dakota-3, an aircraft carrier which was used during Bangladesh Liberation War during 1971 was handed over to Bangladesh by which Air Force Officer?
Q 8. Shown in picture is POW in 1971 war who managed to escape from Pakistan Jail. A movie named "A Great Indian Escape" was filmed on this escape. Identify the personality (PIC-4)
Q 9. Identify the Aircraft. This was flown by Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa PVSM, AVSM, YSM, VM, ADC during Aero India 2017.(PIC-5)
Q 10. Identify the Bomber Aircraft . This is a first generation jet bomber, which has completed 60 years in Indian Air Force (PIC-6)
Q 11. What was the name of Indian Air Force Operation in Srilanka which was carried out in 1987?
Q 12. Identify the Indian Air Force Officer, who is the recipient of Mahaveer Chakra twice?(PIC-7).
1. Distinguished Flying Cross which was awarded to him after leading No 1 Sqn successfully during the Arakan Campaign. 2. He led 100 aircraft formation which flew over Red Fort on August 15, 1947. 3. Then Air Chief Marshal Arjan Singh DFC. 4. Army R & R (Research and Referral Hospital). 5. Then Defence Minister YB Chavan and then Air Chief Marshal Arjan Singh. 6. Flt Lt Shikha Pandey. 7. Air Marshal SB Deo PVSM AVSM VSM VM (then AOC-in-C Eastern Air Command ). 8. Gp Capt Dilip Parulkar (Retd) (then Flt Lt). 9. Tejas.
10. Canberra. 11. Operation Pawan. 12. Wing Commander Padmanabha Gautam MVC(bar), VSM.
- Wg Cdr Samir Gangakhedkar