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Group Captain Madhava Krishna Khashav

Service No 5119 Branch F(P)

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Date of Birth: 04 Jun 1936
Date Commissioned 01 Apr 1956 Course 68 Course
Service End Retired on 30 Sep 1982
Remarks : 17Sqn(71)
Promotions Gazetted
Acting Gp Capt : 05 May 1980Gp Capt : 04 Nov 1980
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
28 Apr 1975 - 06 Jun 1977Wg CdrNo.14 SquadronKalaikunda Commanding Officer
- Gp Capt8 Forward Base Support UnitAwantipur Station Commander
 
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Awards and Decorations


Number of Awards: 2
  
Vishist Seva Medal
Sqn LdrMadhava Krishna Khashav5119 F(P)Award Date 26 Jan 1970Announced 26 Jan 1970
Details :

Squadron Leader Madhavakrish Khashav (5119) General Duties (Pilot) has been a senior instructor at the Flying Instructors' School since November 1966. He has flown a total of 3500 hours inclusive of 2000 hours of accident free instructional flying. He also holds an A-2 instructor category. Through his preserving effort and inspiration, many unpromising pilot have qualified as Q.F.Is and are doing well in their instructional duties. In addition to training commitments, Squadron Leader Khashav has also successfully organized various flight safety programmes with remarkable results.

Squadron Leader Khashav has rendered valuable service of considerable significance to the Air Force.

Unit : FIS
Reference : GoI19700126
Mention in Despatches
Sqn LdrMadhava Krishna Khashav5119 F(P)Award Date Announced 23 Jun 1972
Details : Flt Cdr
Unit : 14 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India , 1st July 1972 - No.87 - Pres/72 dated 23rd June 1972

Additional Notes

Remarks: Quarterly Database Update Note added: 2010-07-07
==-Awarded Mentioned in Despatch---- after the 1971 War in the Eastern sector. Last posting Command Training Officer ( Training Command) I had commanded FBSU Avantipur, OC No 14 Squadron, Aircraft flown Vampires, Hunters, Avro748,Devon, Mig21 FL, Gnats, Havard, Tigermoth, Kiran, HT2 ,Aloutte, L29 Conducted initial trails and inducted KIRAN into service Experienced action in the Eastern sector in the strike role with 17 Sqn