The President of India, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, awarded the Standards to 115 Helicopter Unit and 26 Squadron at Air Force Station, Tezpur on Nov 21, 2014. The Standard is given to operational units with a meritorious record of achievements in peace time and in operations. The Commanding Officer of 115 Helicopter Unit, Wg Cdr AP Deshpande and Commanding Officer of 26 Squadron, Wg Cdr S Prabhu received the Standards. 115 Helicopter Unit, raised on April 1, 1967, is affectionately called The Hovering Angels for the work it does during natural calamities.