Organization Chart

H Devaraju

H Devaraju

AE, IT, E & I Group

Director

Shri H Devaraju,Director Avionic Electronics, Information Technology and Electrical & Instrumentation Group, HQ, New Delhi, joined DGAQA in 1995. In addition to Indian aircraft and Avionics systems, he has worked on various Platform of Russian & western Origin Aircrafts, Avioncs technology at Nasik, Korwa, Bengalore. Previously worked in Armament Group at HQ DGAQA New Delhi.

Shri S Chawla

Shri S Chawla

Director General, DGAQA

Director General, DGAQA

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Shri Jitendra Kumar

Shri Jitendra Kumar

Head Quarter, New Delhi

Additional Director General

Shri Jitendra Kumar • B Tech. Mechanical Engineering in 1987 from KNIT Sultanpur (UP). • Joined DGAQA in 14-Feb-1992 as SSO-II ORDAQA Lucknow. • PG Special Weapon from IAT Pune in the year 2000. • Promoted as SSO-I and posted to HQ, DGAQA in Jan. 2001. • Promoted as P.Sc.O on 03-08-2007 in HQ, DGAQA. • Promoted as Director and posted to ORDAQA Kanpur on 01 Jan. 2013 and took over as Regional Director w.e.f 20 June 2014. • Promoted as ADG w.e.f. 01-12-2018 and posted to OADG (N&CZ), Lucknow and took over as ADG (N&CZ) w.e.f 01 Dec. 2018. Significant achievements: During his tenure at HQ, DGAQA, he has worked in various technical groups like Armament, GSE, PP & FOL and Tech Coord. Handled many capital and revenue procurements. Very thorough in DPP & DPM. Apart from his technical function he was team member of DAQAS Cadre Review Committee in 2011 and his sincere and untiring efforts yielded positive results for the cadre. During his tenure new RDAQA cell OFB Kanpur was setup, he resolved many pending QA issues. IAF transferred 14 Air Warriors to this Cell because of active persuasion with Air HQrs. Also he has got rich experience in Dornier-228/Avro Aircraft Production/ Service/Overhaul. Considering the increase workload at HAL Lucknow and provide intensive QA coverage to improve the quality of the product, ORDAQA Lucknow was bifurcated between two divisions i.e. ORDAQA (ADL) and ORDAQA (ASERDC), Lucknow in March 2019. Admin & Financial Powers vested in ADG (N&CZ). PE has also been transferred to OADG (N&CZ) Lucknow. Vast experience in recruitment as participated a number of times in recruitment of DGAQA Staff. At present Chairman of Cadre Review Committee. He is known for his dynamism and is very strict task master in achieving the goal and proven in organizing the DGAQA stall at DEFEXPO-20 held at Lucknow. He is always sympathetic towards welfare of his subordinates.

Shri YK Sharma

Shri YK Sharma

South Zone, Bengalore

Additional Director General

Shri Y.K. Sharma joined DTD&P(Air) in Aug 1991 as SSO-II at Nasik. He has contributed towards Quality Assurance activities during production/ overhaul of various Russian aircraft being manufactured at HAL(Nasik) namely MIG-21 variants, BIS upgrade, MIG-27, MIG 27 UPG and SU 30 MKI. During his tenure at Lucknow, he has contributed towards Quality Assurance activities during production/ overhaul/ repair of Fuel aggregates related to rotables of complete fleet of IAF and other Defence services. On his posting to Delhi, he served at HQrs DGAQA from Jan. 2012 in the capacity of Director (GSE, PPFOL and Tech-Coord.). He has also performed the duties of CPIO for DGAQA. During his tenure important policy related activities related to TPI/ Outsourcing/Indigenous development were handled by him. Recently he has been elevated to the post of ADG and is currently posted to Bengaluru, as ADG(South Zone) . All establishments located at Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Barrackpore, Trichy & Kasaragod report to him for technical and functional control.

Shri A K Steele

Shri A K Steele

North and Central Zone, Lucknow

Addl. Director General

Addl. Director General

S. Iftekhar Ahmed

S. Iftekhar Ahmed

Ojhar, Nasik

Additional Director General

Shri Syed lftekhar Ahmed Joined DGAQA erstwhile DTD & P (Air) in 1989. He has worked in Various capacities at HAL Aero engine, HAL Koraput, HAL Aircraft, HAL Helicopter, HAL RWRDC .He has worked as Regional Director in HAL (Aero Engine) Bengaluru, Regional Director (Air Armament) Khadki Pune, Regional Director (ALISDA) Bengaluru, Regional Director (GW&M) Hyderabad at DRDL,MIDHANI, BDL & he has been appointed as ADG(Nashik) in Oct 2019. He has Contributed in streamlining Quality Assurance Activities of Western /Russian /lndian Origin Aero engines during Design Development, Production, Overhaul, Repair at HAL Bengaluru, Koraput Division. Quality Assurance of Chetak / Cheetah, Advance Light Helicopter during Design Development, Production, Overhaul, Repair at HAL RWRDC' Quality Assurance of Air Armament, Canopy Severance Systems, Ejection Systems, Aerial Bombs Design Development Production. Quality Assurance of Avionics Stores for LCA, UAVs, AEWC Project. Quality Assurance of Missiles and Materials Design Development Production. Quality Assurance during Design Development Production, Overhaul, Repair Su-khoi 30 MiG 21. He has Contributed in various process improvements during manufacture Created Key metrics and audit processes to ensure established goals were met. He has Contributed as a member on farming of AFQMS and ApQMS lssue I Policy document as per ASg100 Rev C and Rev D Aerospace standards. He is also trained in Six Sigma and implemented six Sigma Projects

Shri MJ Vinod Kumar

Shri MJ Vinod Kumar

Koraput

Addl. Director General

Shri M J Vinod Kumar has assumed the charge as Principal Director on 31 Oct 2019, as the present tenure is DGAQA for three years. DoB 30 July 1963. He did his M.Tech (Mech Engg) from JNTU University, Hyderabad. He joined in DAQAs on 23 Oct 1992. He has worked in various FE’s at OADG (Koraput), ORDAQA (GW), SSQAG and MSQAA. He has contributed in Quality Assurance activities on Trishul Missile integration, Astra Captive Firings, Lakshya Tow-bodies, LCA Radome / Droptanks, production, overhaul and repair of Russian Engines R11, R25, R29, RD33 and AL31 FP (SU-30) engines at HAL (KPT), Akash Missile System, AGNI variants and now on various missile systems under development stage viz., MR-SAM, LR-SAM, ASTRA, NAG etc. He has a rich experience in streamlining Quality Assurance activities in various Missile Systems dealt by MSQAA. PResently ADG Koraput.

Brig. Ranvijay Singh

Brig. Ranvijay Singh

SSQAG, Hyderabad

Addl. Director General

Brig Ranvijay singh was commissioned in the corps of EME on 09 Jun 1984 with a Bachelor degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering and had a distinguished academic profile. Over a span of approximately 35 years, he has been actively involved in inspection, quality assurance and indigenisation He has undergone all mandatory EME courses and DGQA course such as quality improvement tool. QAS Lead Auditor course etc. He has served from Jun 1984 to Jan 2003 in different EME units/Establishments. The officer joined DGQA on 31 JAN 2003. And has served in different DGQA organization/ Establishments over the last 16 years.He has served as Director in HQ DQA(S), controller, CQA(T&C) Kanpur from 2013 to 2016 & now posted to HQ SSQAG in 2016 as principal Director till 23 jun 19 & thereon headed SSQAG as Additional Director General W.e.f 24 jun 19.

Shri M. Natesh

Shri M. Natesh

MSQAA, Hyderabad

Principle Director

Shri M. Natesh has assumed the charges of higher duties as Principal Director, MSQAA on 26 Jun 2020. He did his BE (Mech. Engg.) from Bangalore University and Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration and Diploma in Production Management from Annamalai University. He joined erstwhile DTD&P (Air) presently DGAQA as SSO-II on 07 Feb 1994 at MSQAA, Bangalore. At present he is Principal Director for the coveted Organisation MSQAA consisting of tri-services, which is a QA authority for IGDMP Tactical systems.

RD (A/C) B'luru

RD (A/C) B'luru

RD (A/C) B'luru

RD (A/C) B'luru

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ORDAQA (HAL) LUCKNOW

ORDAQA (HAL) LUCKNOW

RD, Lucknow

RD, Lucknow

Regional Director

Director (PP & FOL)

Director (PP & FOL)

Director (PP & FOL)

Director (PP &FOL)

Shri P Mathiyazhagan joined DAQAS Cadre in 1997 and served various FE's including ORDAQA (Helicopter), MSQAA Bangalore, OADG, Koraput, ORDAQA (ARDC & Composite Material Division) Bangalore, MSQAA Hyderabad, PP & FOL, at HQ DGAQA, New Delhi. He assumed the charge of Director (PP&FOL) at HQ. DGAQA, New Delhi since 01st Nov 2019.

RD (HAL) Kanpur

RD (HAL) Kanpur

RD (HAL)Kanpur

RD (HAL)Kanpur

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RD (HAL) Korwa

RD (HAL) Korwa

RD (HAL) Korwa

RD (HAL) Korwa

coming soon

RD (BEL) Ghaziabad

RD (BEL) Ghaziabad

RD BEL (Ghaziabad)

RD BEL (Ghaziabad)

coming soon

CO(AQAW) ,Khamaria

CO(AQAW) ,Khamaria

CO(AQAW) ,Khamaria

CO(AQAW) ,Khamaria

coming soon

RD Pune/Kirkee

RD Pune/Kirkee

RD Pune

RD Pune

coming soon

RD Kolkatta

RD Kolkatta

RD Kolkatta

RD Kolkatta

coming soon

RD Dehradun

RD Dehradun

RD Dehradun

RD Dehradun

coming soon

RD Air Craft

RD Air Craft

RD Air Craft

RD Air Craft

Director of Aircraft Division

RD Overhaul

RD Overhaul

RD Overhaul

RD Overhaul

coming soon

DB Bangale

DB Bangale

RD Engine

RD Engine

Shri D B BHANGALE has joined DGAQA ( Earlier DTD&P(Air)) in Oct 1992 as SSO-II at OJHAR , Nasik. Now he is REGIONAL DIRECTOR at ORDAQA(E),HAL Engine ,BANGLORE division and responsible for Quality Assurance activities during manufacture / overhaul of various engines for CHEETAH CHETAK,ALH,CHEETAL, SEAKING HELICOPTORS ,JAGUAR,HAWK,AVRO,DORNIER, KIRAN aircrafts and JET FUEL STARTER of LCA. He is also responsible for development activities of LRUs for above.

RD(GTRE&FF)

RD(GTRE&FF)

RD(GTRE&FF)

RD(GTRE&FF)

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Smt. SeemaSuri

Smt. SeemaSuri

RD AQAHelicoptor

RD AQA Helicoptor

Smt. SeemaSuri joined DGAQA erstwhile DTD&P (Air) in 1986. She has worked in various capacities in HQ, DGAQA and at ORDAQA (Ghaziabad). Worked in various technical groups like Aviation Electronics, GSE and Tech-Coord in HQ and handled many capital and revenue procurement and indignation activities. At ORDAQA (Ghaziabad) contributed in Quality Assurance activities during Design, Development and production of Digital Mobile Tropo, Ground Radars, Ground/ satellite Communication equipment, Equipment for Network Centric Systems, Antennae, IFF System of Land Based Multi functional Surveillance & Threat Alert Radar, Microwave equipment and Air Borne Stores. Also contributed during Design, Development and indignation activities of (Airborne stores) Advance Light Helicopter, Light Combat Helicopter and Light Utility Helicopter at HAL RWRDC and towards Quality Assurance activities during production/ overhaul / repair of Cheetah, Chetak and Advance Light Helicopter at Helicopter Complex, Bangalore.

. BHUKYA RAJARAM

. BHUKYA RAJARAM

RD MRO & RWRDC

RD MRO & RWRDC

Bhukya Rajaram, Director has assumed the charge of Regional Director (MRO & RWRDC), Bengaluru on 30-06-2020. Officer has completed BE (Electronics and Communication Engg.) from Osmania University, Hyderabad. He joined DTD & P (Air) in 1995. He worked at various DGAQA offices at Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Nasik located at HAL, ECIL , DRDL and BDL.

Anil Kumar Kota

Anil Kumar Kota

RDAQA ARDC

RD AQA, ARDC

Shri Anil Kumar Kota joined DAQAS cadre on 23rd Oct 1993 as SSO-II and served various FEs including OCRI (GW&M), ORDAQA Koraput, OCRI (GTRE), ORDAQA (HAL-Helicopters), ORDAQA HAL (F&F), MSQAA Hyderabad. Presently he is working as Director at ORDAQA (ARDC). He is having experience in the materials, Developmental Engines, Helicopters, Strategic Missiles consisting Prithvi, PDU, AAD and Tactical Missile consisting Nag, Helina, QRSAM, Rudram, SANT, MPATGM, NGRAM. Presently he is dealing with development of LCA Mk-1A, LCA Mk-2, AMCA, HTT-40, IJT-36 A/c at M/s HAL(ARDC). He has assumed the charge of Regional Director (ARDC) on 15 April 2019 at OADG(SZ), Bangalore

RD LCA (TD)

RD LCA (TD)

RD LCA (TD)

RD LCA (TD)

Shri Vijay Kumar Gaur is a post-graduate in Mechanical Engineering from IIT, Delhi and joined DAQAS cadre in the year 1997. He has performed Quality Assurance (QA) Function during manufacture / overhaul of aero-engines (Russian as well as Western origin engines), manufacture / servicing of aircraft (Dornier) and production & supply of Aviation Turbine Fuel, Oil & lubricant for military aircraft while serving at various establishments . Presently, he is posted as Regional Director, Aeronautical Quality Assurance (LCA-Tejas Division) since March, 2018 .

Mrs Usha Ravi

Mrs Usha Ravi

ALISDA, Bangalore

Regional Director

ME in Avionics from MIT,Anna University. Presently entrusted with responsibilities of Director of ALISDA which includes field establishments like OAQA,BEL, ORDAQA,ADE and ORDAQA, CABS. The following projects are covered Rustom-II UAV, AEWC and Radar Warning system, and LRUs of LCA such as DFCC,ADC,PIB etc.

H.V. HEEMANTH KUMAR

H.V. HEEMANTH KUMAR

RD HAL Hyderabad

Regional Director

Presently working as Regional Director ORDAQA, HAL Hyderabad and also responsible to issue of policies / guidelines and monitor the quality assurance functions of HAL, BEL,ECIL, DRDO Labs (DLRL/RCI) and Private Suppliers at Hyderabad during Design & Development/ Manufacture/ Overhaul/ Repair/ Modification of Equipments at the respective work centres as per standard procedures

R JAIGANESH

R JAIGANESH

Regional Director, AQA(GW&M),

Regional Director

Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Graduated from Bharathiyar University,Coimbatore. Joined DGAQA in the year 1992, 28 years of experience in Aircraft, Air Armament and Missile systems. Provided QA Coverage for HPT-32, AVRO, KIRAN during overhaul/servicing, HTT-40, IJT-36, LCA-fighter/trainer/naval version during design & development , LCA series production, Air armament stores and warheads. Presently working as Regional Director , ORDAQA(GW&M), Hyderabad, responsible for issue of QA policies, guidelines and monitor Quality Assurance functions at RCI, DRDL, DMRL, DLRL Midhani, AMTL, BDL, BHPV and Private firms during design and development /production of bombs, missiles and aerograde materials.

RD (GW & Midhani) Hyderabad

RD (GW & Midhani) Hyderabad

RD( Guided Weapons & Mishra Dhatu Nigam) Hyderabad

RD( Guided Weapons & Mishra Dhatu Nigam) Hyderabad

Regional Director Guided Weapons & Mishra Dhatu Nigam Hyderabad

OAQA Trichy

OAQA Trichy

OAQA Trichy

OAQA Trichy

Degree in Electronics Engineering from Government Engineering College (UVCE), Bengaluru. Joined DGAQA as JSO in the Year 2001 at ORDAQA, Korwa, Sultanpur Distt. (UP). Presently, Working as SSO-I, Officer In Charge at AQA (Air Armament), Trichy,Tamilnadu.

Director (Aircraft)

Director (Aircraft)

Director Aircraft & AeroMed

Director Aircraft & AeroMed

Shri A Chandrasekaran joined DAQAS Cadre in 1997 and served various FE's including OCRI, Koraput, ORDAQA (Aircraft, Overhaul, & Helicopter) Bangalore, Groups such as PP & FOL, Aircraft and Aero Med at HQ DGAQA, New Delhi. He has worked on Aero-Engine of Russian Make and worked on Aircraft Projects such as Jaguar, AJT Hawk and Helicopter projects such as Cheetal, Chetak, ALH and LCH. He has visited M/s BAe Systems, UK on Familiarisation of AJT Hawk and contributed in the field of Quality and Reliability during production of Aircraft and Helicopter. He has participated in CNC for various projects of Service HQ. He assumed the charge of Director (Aircraft & AeroMed) at HQ. DGAQA, New Delhi since 01st July 2019.

Mahendra Singh

Mahendra Singh

Director GSE

Director GSE

Shri Mahendra Singh, is Bachelor in Mechanical Engg is having exposure in the field of QA activities of Missiles (Ground to Air, Aakash Launcher), Engine Systems, Servicing and Overhaul of Engines, Helicopters etc. Presently, holding the post of Director at Headquarter in GSE Group, New Delhi.

Director (Tech Coord)

Director (Tech Coord)

Director Tech Coord

Director Tech Coord

coming soon

Director (Armament)

Director (Armament)

Director Armament

Director Armament

coming soon

Director (SSQAG)

Director (SSQAG)

Director SSQAG

Director SSQAG

coming soon

Director (MSQAA HQ )

Director (MSQAA HQ )

Director MSQAA

Director MSQAA

coming soon

Ambajhari

Ambajhari

Ambajhari

Ambajhari

coming soon

Bhandara

Bhandara

Bhandara

Bhandara

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Biswajit Chaudhuri

Biswajit Chaudhuri

OAQA Barrackpore

OAQA Barrackpore

BE (Chemical Engg.) and presently OAQA Barakpore.

Chanda

Chanda

Chanda

Chanda

Chanda

Jabalpur

Jabalpur

Jabalpur

Jabalpur

Jabalpur

Itarsi

Itarsi

Itarsi

Itarsi

Itarsi

DumDum

DumDum

DumDum

DumDum

DumDum

Kanpur

Kanpur

Kanpur

Kanpur

Kanpur

Muradnagar

Muradnagar

Muradnagar

Muradnagar

Muradnagar

BEL, Bengaluru

BEL, Bengaluru

BEL, Bengaluru

BEL, Bengaluru

Bharath Electronics Limited, Bengaluru, Karnataka

OIC, ADE Bengaluru

OIC, ADE Bengaluru

ADE (DRDO) Bengaluru

ADE (DRDO) Bengaluru

Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE) Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) Bengaluru

CABS, Bengaluru

CABS, Bengaluru

CABS Bengaluru

CABS Bengaluru

Centre for Airborne Systems Defence Research & Development Organisation Bengaluru

BEL, Hyderabad

BEL, Hyderabad

BEL, Hyderabad

BEL, Hyderabad

Bharat Electronics Hyderabad

ECIL, Hyderabad

ECIL, Hyderabad

ECIL, Hyderabal

ECIL, Hyderabal

Electronics Corporation of India Limited, Hyderabad

HAL, Kasaragod

HAL, Kasaragod

Kasaragod

Kasaragod

Stratagic Electronic Facility, HAL, Kasaragod, Kerala

A S Yadav

A S Yadav

Director Admin

Director Admin

The Qualification of Shri A S Yadav is Postgraduate and LLB. He is from AFHQCS Cadre and of Civil Service Exam 1997 Batch. He has worked in MS(X) Army HQ, Air HQ, DGAFMS and CAO.

Director (HR)

Director (HR)

Director HR

Director HR

Joined Govt Service in Sept 1993 as ACSO in AFHQ Civil Service through Civil Services Exam of 1991.Worked in DRDO HQrs, Army HQrs, Air HQrs as Dy Director since 2000. Joined DGAQA on 16 Sept 2019.

Shri Satish Kumar

Shri Satish Kumar

ASERDC Lucknow

Regional Director (ASSRDC) Lucknow

Director

G Narendra Babu

G Narendra Babu

Director Koraput

Director

Director(SED), heading AQA group of Sukhoi Engine Division responsible for providing QA coverage to Al-31FP (Sukhoi Engine) and its aggregates during Manufacturing & Overhaul

DP Verma

DP Verma

MSQAA, Bangalore

Regional Director

Shri DP Verma joined DAQAS in 1997. He worked on Dornier and AVRO aircrafts including their LRUs at ORDAQA Kanpur. He worked on Airfield lighting equipments, Isolating Transformers, Aircraft lighting systems at OAQA, Dehradun. He is well conversant with opto-electronic Instruments, Laser Range Finder, Night Vision Devices etc. He worked on various RADARs & Communication Systems including Digital MobileTropo, Digital StaticTropo, Satellite & Microwave etc.at ORDAQA Ghaziabad. He had significantly contributed during on site QA coverage of Smart Power Fence installed at various IAF stations in Jammu Kashmir (J&K).

S C KARAN

S C KARAN

Director ,Koraput

Director

T he Qualificatiopn of Shri S C Karan is BE in Mechanical Engineering. Joined DGAQA on 07-04-1997.. He has worked in various organisation i.e AQAW (A) Kanpur, MSQAA Bangalore, RMC Mumbai, ORDAQA Lucknow, ORDAQA Kanpur and OADG Koraput..

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