Vijay Karnik Wiki (IAF) Age, Biography, Wife, Family, Height, Story, More

Vijay Karnik

Vijay Karnik (born August 6, 1946) is a Retired Indian Air Force (IAF) Wing Commander from Nagpur, India. In fact, Mr. Karnik has remembered for his significant role in the 1971 war. He is serving in the Bhuj Air Force at that time. However, the Pakistan armed forces destroyed the airstrip.

Vijay Karnik Retired IAF Wing Commander

Vijay along with 300 women recovers the air force region. Furthermore, his role helps India to win the 1971 war. That moment is “Pearl Harbor Moment” in Indian History. However, he is nervous to take the help of the local females. Any harm to them is a great loss for the nation. The Bollywood is ready again for a war-based movie.

Vijay Karnik biopic 'Bhuj The Pride of India Movie'

Actually, there are certain movies like “Border” and “Uri” that depicts the bravery of Indian soldiers. This time Ajay Devgn (Bollywood Actor) approaches for Vijay Karnik’s biopic. Meanwhile, the movie title is “Bhuj: The Pride of India”.

Abhishek Dudhaiya is the writer and director of the film. Additionally, Bhushan Kumar is the biopic’ producer. Another life story of Abhinandan Varthaman (IAF Wing Commander) designed as a movie. He has attacked M-16 Pakistan fighter with his Miraj 2000. It happened after the Air Strike.


Profile, Parents & Early Life

Vijay Karnik Biography

The Brave Wing Commander was born on the 6th of August 1946 in Nagpur (Maharashtra, India). Currently, Vijay Karnik’s age is 72 years old. The name of his father is Srinivas Karnik. Actually, he is a retired government official.

Meanwhile, Tarabai Karnik is the mother of the tough officer. He has three brothers. In fact, all of them are serving in the Indian Armed Forces. His two brothers are Vinod Karnik (Major General) and Laxman Karnik (WG. CDR) in the Army.

Furthermore, Ajay Karnik is an Air Marshal in the Air Force. Additionally, Mr. Karnik’s only sister is Vasanti. On the other hand, Vijay accomplishes his schooling from Nagpur. Then, he attends a local college for his science graduation.


Trivia & Quick Info

Vijay Karnik Family, Caste & Lifestyle

Full Real Birth NameVijay Karnik.
Nick nameVijay.
ProfessionWing Commander, IAF.
Famous For1. His role in the 1971 war in the Bhuj Air Force.
2. Ajay Devgn (Actor) is in the movie "Bhuj The Pride of India.
Age (As of 2019)72 years old
SexualityStraight (Heterosexuality).
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayAugust 6, 1946.
Birthplace/HometownNagpur, Maharashtra (India).
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Leo.
CasteChandraseniya Kayastha Prabhu (CKP) community.
Current ResidenceNagpur (Maharashtra, India).
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 173 cm.
Meters: 1.73 m.
WeightKilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
Biceps Size12.5 inches.
Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)40-32-33.
Shoe Size (UK)10.
Tattoos details?None.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorWhite.
ParentsFather: Srinivas Karnik (Retired Government Officer).
Mother: Tarabai Karnik.
SiblingsBrother: Vinod Karnik (Major General), Ajay Karnik (Air Marshal). and Laxman Karnik (WG. CDR).
Sister: Vasanti.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?--
GirlfriendNot Known.
Wife/Spouse NameName Not Found.
ChildrenNot Known.
Highest QualificationGraduate in Science.
SchoolGovernment School.
Alma MaterPrivate College, Nagpur.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Ajay Devgn.
Actress: Kajol.
Dream Holiday DestinationShimla & Chennai.
Favorite ColorWhite & Black.
Love to doReading Books & Travelling.
Favorite DishesAloo Paratha, Pulao & Rajma.
Net worth (Approx.)Rs. 60 Lakh INR (2019).
Earnings per monthRs. 30,000-35,000 Indian Rupees (Pension).
Contact Details
Office Address--
Home DetailsNot Known
Mobile or Phone NumberWill Update.
Email AddressNA.
Official Website--


Some Lesser Known Facts about Vijay Karnik

Vijay Karnik Age, Height & Weight

  • Vijay is the supporter of the Women Empowerment.
  • Actually, he is in favor of BJP Political Party.
  • In fact, Karnik has known for his strong strategies.
  • Furthermore, he meets Ajay Devgn for a discussion on his life story.
  • The 72-year-old can appear in the movie in a cameo.
  • Meanwhile, his hobbies are traveling and reading books.

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  • He is actually interested in researching physics related subjects.
  • During his tenure, he receives medals and honors for his bravery.
  • Additionally, Vijay Karnik holds height about 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm).
  • So, his weight is around 70 kg (154 in lbs).
  • On the other hand, Vijay may be a married person.




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