Air Marshal MSG Menon Thursday took charge of works and ceremonial wing of Indian Air Force in New Delhi. He was commissioned in the administrative branch of IAF in December 1982.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Calicut University. He has undergone Higher Air Command Course from College of Air Warfare. He is an alumnus of Defence Service Staff College Wellington and the prestigious National Defence College.
Air Marshal Menon is a Cat ‘AYE’ Air Traffic Controller and has commanded an operational radar unit at a major flying station.
He has served as the Commandant of the prestigious Air Force Administrative College, Coimbatore and Principal Director Operations (Air Traffic Services).
He was a member of the first UN Mission to Sudan. He has tenated the appointments of Chief Administration Officer at AF Station Jalahalli, Director National Defence University.
On promotion to Air Vice Marshal, he was appointed as Assistance Chief of Air Staff (Org & Ceremonial).
For his distinguished service, the Air Marshal was commended by the VCAS in the year 2007. He was awarded Vishisht Seva Medal by the President of India in the year 2016.
Prior to taking over as Director General (Wks & Cer), he was the Assistance Chief of Air Staff (AF Wks) at Air Headquarter.