Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Air Commodore Tapas Kumar Sen

Service No & Branch 4475 F(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- -- Commissioned: 01 Apr 1953 Course: 60 Course Entry Mode : JSW
Service End: Retired on 31 Jul 1986 Nick Name : Tikku
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 01 Apr 1954Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1971Acting Gp Capt : 23 Aug 1976Gp Capt : 30 Dec 1976
Acting Air Cmde : 26 Mar 1979Air Cmde : 18 Sep 1979
Training and Other Courses Attended
3 JSW (Cadet) - 01 Dec 1951
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Notes:1)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 2)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

01 Jan 1957 - 01 Jan 1961Flt LtFlying Instructors SchoolTambaram Flying Instructor
- Wg CdrDefence Services Staff CollegeWellington Directing Staff
30 Mar 1968 - 29 Nov 1970Wg CdrNo.47 SquadronChandigarh/Hindon Commanding Officer
16 Feb 1976 - 30 Aug 1976Wg CdrFlying Instructors SchoolTambaram Commanding Officer
30 Aug 1976 - 18 Mar 1977Gp CaptFlying Instructors SchoolTambaram Commanding Officer
16 Feb 1981 - 15 Aug 1983Air Cmde33 WingJamnagar Air Officer Commanding
01 Jan 1983 - 01 Jan 1985Air CmdeDefence Services Staff CollegeWellington Chief Instructor (Air)
26 Jun 1985 - 31 Jul 1986Air Cmde5 WingKalaikunda Air Officer Commanding
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
26 Feb 1986AjeetE-1965Air Cmde Tapas Kumar Sen
2 SqnEjected after Engine
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