New Delhi - Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) visited Headquarters, Central Air Command (CAC) at Prayagraj on September 16 for its Annual Commanders\u2019 Conference. The Chief of the Air Staff RKS Bhadauria was received by Air Marshal RJ Duckworth Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief (AOC-in-C) Central Air Command. A ceremonial Guard of Honour was presented to the Chief of the Air Staff RKS Bhadauria on arrival at the Command Headquarters.\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\nIn his address to the Commanders, the Chief of the Air Staff RKS Bhadauria emphasised the need for critical analysis to enhance operational preparedness, focus on maintenance practices and ensure robust physical and cyber security. He directed the Commanders to ensure that the readiness of all platforms, weapon systems and assets are kept at the highest level. Chief of the Air Staff RKS Bhadauria appreciated the role of Central Air Command in the recent flood relief efforts and aid to civil administration.\n\n\n\nThe Chief of the Air Staff RKS Bhadauria urged the Commanders to continue their efforts in ensuring a safe operational flying environment and stressed on the need to augment the combat capability of IAF through innovation, self-reliance and indigenisation.