SHILLONG, Sept 6 - Air Marshal C Hari Kumar took over as the Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Eastern Air Command (EAC) here recently.
Air Marshal Kumar is a �fighter combat leader� and a qualified flying instructor and was commissioned in the fighter stream in 1979. He has held various important field and staff appointments during his service career spanning over 36 years, a press release said.
For his distinguished service, he has been decorated with Vayu Sena Medal and Vishisht Seva Medal.
On assuming Command, Air Marshal Kumar was presented with a ceremonial guard of honour by the Air Warriors at the EAC Headquarters here.