Question: Who has been appointed as Vice Chief of the Air Staff of Indian Air Force?
(a) Air Marshal SB Deo
(b) Air Marshal C Harikumar
(c) Air Marshal Dinesh Chandra
(d) Air Marshal S V Lal
- On 2 January 2016; Air Marshal SB Deo PVSM AVSM VM VSM ADC took over as Vice Chief of the Air Staff (VCAS) at Air HQ.
- Air Marshal SB Deo was commissioned as a fighter pilot in the IAF on 15 Jun 1979.
- He is an alumnus of the National Defence Academy and the Defence Services Staff College, Wellington.
Prior to taking over as VCAS, he was the AOC-in-C of Western Air Command (WAC).