25 August : The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal FH Major PVSM AVSM SC VM ADC, today released a book “THE MUSE WITH WINGS” by Air Marshal VK Verma AVSM VM VSM, Director General(Inspection and Safety). The book is a collection of well written articles covering a wide range of topics based on the Air Marshal’s personal experience of forty years in the IAF. His vast experience and insight describes the Indian Air Force’ transition from a tactical Air Force to an Aero space power with strategic reach. The language is easy to comprehend and the ideas and events are as relevant today as they were yesterday.
Releasing the book the CAS mentioned that even though the book is related to aviation, it also contains the views of the Air Marshal on Cooperation between Defence and industry, on leadership, on utilizing Disinformation as a weapon and on jointness. A must read for an aspiring aviator and an interesting insight for someone not in blue uniform.