Vikram Dev Dutt appointed as director general of DGCA

  • The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of Vikram Dev Dutt as the next director general in the Directorate of General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) with effect from February 28, 2023.
  • He is a 1993-batch IAS officer of AGMUT (Arunachal Pradesh, Goa, Mizoram, and Union Territory) cadre.
  • He will be succeeding the incumbent DGCA chief, Arun Kumar.
  • He was appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director of Air India Ltd in 2022.