The paper entitled ‘Rehabilitation and Upgradation of an Existing Airfield Runway Pavement for Operation of Next Generation Aircrafts' by Prof.A.Veeraragavan and Col. Rahul Oberoi (former M.Tech. student), Department of Civil Engineering has been awarded a Commendation Certificate by the Indian Roads Congress at their 75th Annual Session held at Bhubaneswar on 19th January 2015.