Air Force Station Salua gets new chief

    Kolkata: Group Captain Sameer has taken over as the Station Commander of Air Force Station Salua located in the Maoist-infested West Midanpore district. He succeeds Gp Cpt SS Atwal VM.

    Gp Cap Sameer is a fighter pilot, commissioned in 1991. He is qualified on MiG-21 variants, MiG-23BN, and MiG-27 aircraft and has held various operational and staff appointments, including Command of a Surface to Air Guided Weapons Squadron in the western sector.