Prof. (Dr.) Dinesh Kumar Pandey
Prof DK Pandey was Group Captain in India Air Force. He was commissioned in IAF in 1986 and served for more than three decades. He has commanded six Air Defence (C&R) Units and was awarded Best Unit Trophies twice. He was Director Air Staff Inspections and retired as Director, Joint Control and Analysis Center. He was commended by CAS and AOC-in-Cs of Western Air Command and South Western Air Command. He was professor in School of Business (Aviation Management) at Galgotias University. He has written research papers for journals and websites. As ‘Defence & Strategies Analyst’, he has participated in national TV channels debates since 2019 covering Aerospace, Air Defence & Drone Operations.
Presently he is ‘Senior Research Fellow’ at Centre for Air Power Studies(CAPS) governed by a trust, Forum for National Security Studies (FNSS).