Chairman: Mr. Palash Roychowdhury

Managing Director – Pratt & Whitney

United Technologies Corporation


Co-Chairman: Mr. Ankur Kanaglekar

Director– Strategy & Business Development

Boeing India Pvt. Ltd.


Secretariat: Ms. Udaya Arun
Director – Aerospace & Defense
Email: udaya@amchamindia.com


Sector Overview


The committee discusses growth and development of the aviation sector in India and addresses opportunities, challenges and policy framework for private sector participation.


The committee meets the Ministry of Civil Aviation on a regular basis and takes up issues on behalf of aviation companies, MROs, and other players in the civil aviation sector. Position papers and advocacy documents are regularly prepared by the aviation committee.



Budget 2013: Slash sales tax on ATF, rationalise tax and duty structure: Amcham Aviation Committee