Air Chief F. H. Major lays foundation stone of Officers’ Mess in Leh

May 18th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI  

Leh, May 18 (ANI): Air Chief Marshal F. H. Major on Monday laid the foundation stone of the Officers’ Mess during his visit to the highest operational airbase of the world in Leh.

During his visit, Air Chief Marshal Major also inspected various units at the base and addressed the station personnel and interacted with the key appointments.

The Air Chief, who is due to demit office on May 31, expressed satisfaction with the operational readiness of the units and stressed upon the need for continued improvement in the quality of life of the personnel posted at such high altitudes.

He further took stock of different welfare measures being undertaken by the station administration for the welfare of the station personnel.

The Air Chief Marshal commanded the airbase from September 20, 1999 to February 3, 2002. (ANI)

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