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Air Commodore Arun Kumar Bahl

Service No & Branch 5330 F(P)

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Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 23 Mar 1957 Course: 71 Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Aug 1988 Superannuated
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Flt Lt : 23 Mar 1962Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1978Acting Gp Capt : 27 Oct 1980Gp Capt : 08 Jul 1981
Air Cmde : 07 Oct 1985
Training and Other Courses Attended
11 NDA (Cadet) - 01 Dec 1955
Badges Qualified
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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 Jun 1970 - 01 Jun 1973Sqn LdrAlpha Sqn, National Defence AcademyKhadakvasla Squadron Commander
27 Oct 1980 - 01 Nov 1983Gp CaptAFS SambraBelgaum Station Commander
01 Dec 1983 - 08 Dec 1984Gp Capt47 Signal UnitWadsar Station Commander
01 Aug 1985 - 31 Dec 1986Air CmdeNCC HQ ( (Karnataka & Goa)Bangalore Deputy Director General
15 Jan 1987 - 31 Aug 1988Air Cmde36 WingMakarpura (Vadodara) Air Officer Commanding
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Mention in Despatches
Flt LtArun Kumar Bahl5330 GD(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1966
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
Unit : 5 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India , 5th November 1966 - No.77 - Pres/66 dated 27th October 1966
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