Management Team


  • Jagdish Prasad Pandey


  • SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT (ENGINEERING & CHIEF ENGINEER)


    He has been associated with OSS Air since inception in 2005. He holds "endorsements" on various types of helicopters including all Leonardo (AgustaWestland) Civil certified types and holds Airframe and Engine licences on AustaWestland A119 Koala; A109S; A109E; A109C; Bell 407; AW139; AW119MKII; AW109SP and Alloutte 316B (Chetak).


    All single turbine engine helicopters open rating.


  • Group Captain S K Bhattacharya, Vayu Sena Medal


  • GP CAPT S K BHATTACHARYA (RETD.) IS THE CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER; VICE PRESIDENT – BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT & EXECUTIVE PILOT.


    Group Captain S K Bhattacharya VM, an alumni of National Defence Academy and a highly experienced aviation professional, has over 11,200 hours of accident/incident free flying on helicopters and fixed wing aircraft. He has flown the MI-8, MI-17, MI-17 -1V, Chetak, Cheetah, A 109 C, A 109 E, A 109 SP, helicopters and HT-2, Kiran Mk-I and Kiran Mk-II Trainer aircraft as Instructor. He has been awarded Vayu Sena Medal by the Indian Air Force for meritorious service.


    He has commanded three Indian Air Force formations, including premier operational base and Aviation units of Indian Air Force. He was an IAF Pilot Examiner and Category A2 Instructor. He has flown in Leh Ladakh area and the North Eastern states, and operated/landed up to an altitude of 21000 feet. He has served for the Namibia Defence forces in 1995-96 training their helicopter pilots and also flying VIPs of the State. He has also served as DIG/Dir (Air Operations) for MHA / BSF (Air Wing), flying and controlling MI-17-1V Anti-Naxal operations and Air Maintenance tasks. He holds a Master's Degree in Management Studies with distinction from Osmania University.


    He currently holds an ATPL on helicopters with an endorsement on Chetak, A109 C, A109 E and A 109 SP with Instrument Rating and a Type Rated Examiner qualification.


  • SURAJ KUMAR PANDEY


  • Suraj Kumar Pandey (Vice President “Contracts & Regulatory Affairs”)


    Suraj Kumar Pandey (Vice President “Contracts & Regulatory Affairs”), an Aeronautical Engineering and Management Graduate is having the 16 years of vast experience in the Civil Aviation Industry.


    He has the expertise in the various segments viz. Regulatory Compliance, MRO Contracts, Helicopter Operations, Product Sales and Support, Designing and Developing of Helipads and associated infrastructure, OLS Survey and Flight Funnel Design etc.


    He got trained on “Airport Route Development and Commercial Management” at IATA Singapore and delivered various helipad in domestic and international market. He also performs the duty of Chief of Flight Safety (approved by DGCA, Govt. of India) with us.