Membership of professional bodies & societies


  • Associate member of The Royal Aeronautical Society, UK, 1994

  • Life Member of The Aeronautical Society of India since 1997

  • Member of The Airship Association, UK, 2001

  • Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, USA.
  • Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education, 2004


Participation in Fraternal, Civic, Professional &

Other Organizations


  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Mumbai branch of The Aeronautical Society of India, since April 1997.
    Honorary Secretary of the Mumbai Branch during 1998-99.

  • Paper setter and External Examiner for various subjects for the B.E. (Aeronautical) examinations of Punjab University, Chandigarh, and the Graduateship examinations conducted by The Aeronautical Society of India.

  • President of the Asian Society of Cranfield University, UK, 1994-96.
  • Associate Warden of Students' Hostel No. 8 at IIT Bombay, July 1998 - 2000

  • Vice President of the Aeronautical Engineering Association of the Aerospace Engineering Department, IIT Bombay, 1998-2001