Srinagar airbase’s operational preparedness reviewed

Srinagar, Feb 22: The operational preparedness of the airbase here was reviewed by the IAF’s commander in Jammu and Kashmir Saturday, a defence official said.

“Air Officer Commanding, Jammu and Kashmir, Air Vice Marshal Anil Khosla assessed the operational capabilities of each unit and section of Air Force Station Srinagar,” a defence spokesman said.

“He also assessed the infrastructure development being undertaken at this premier base of the IAF. He interacted with the officers, air warriors, personnel and the civilian staff of the station and appreciated the professionalism and operational preparedness of the personnel even during inclement weather conditions,” he added.

Air Vice Marshal Khosla appreciated the high state of alertness and determination displayed by the personnel in securing the base, the spokesman added.