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Air Vice Marshal Milind Shankar

Service No & Branch 6130 F(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- -- Commissioned: 31 May 1961 Course: 79 Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Jul 1997 Superannuated
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 31 May 1962Wg Cdr : 17 Nov 1979Acting Gp Capt : 01 Nov 1983Gp Capt : 15 Aug 1984
Air Cmde : 01 Jul 1988Acting AVM : 30 Nov 1993AVM : 29 Jul 1993
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Air Cmde
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

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
01 Jan 1962 - 01 Nov 1962Plt OffrNo.7 SquadronAmbala Sqn Pilot
01 Dec 1962 - 01 Oct 1965Fg OffrNo.23 SquadronAmbala Sqn Pilot
01 Apr 1966 - 01 Dec 1967Flt LtNo.28 SquadronAdampur Sqn Pilot
01 Jan 1968 - 01 Feb 1970Flt LtAir Force Flying SchoolJodhpur QFI
01 Feb 1970 - 01 Jun 1971Sqn LdrFighter Training WingHakimpet QFI
01 Jun 1971 - 01 Dec 1973Sqn LdrNo.45 SquadronChandigarh Sqn Pilot
01 Jan 1974 - 01 Dec 1974Sqn LdrNo.28 SquadronTezpur Flight Commander
01 Jan 1976 - 01 Apr 1978Sqn LdrAir Head QuartersDelhi Asst Director
18 Apr 1978 - 29 May 1980Wg CdrNo.28 SquadronTezpur Commanding Officer
01 Jun 1980 - 01 Jul 1982Wg CdrIAFTikrit Instructor
01 Jul 1982 - 01 Jun 1983Wg CdrAir Head QuartersDelhi Dep Director
01 Jun 1983 - 01 Oct 1985Gp Capt9 WingHalwara Chief Operations Officer
01 Oct 1985 - 01 Oct 1987Gp CaptFighter Training WingHakimpet Chief Instructor
01 Oct 1987 - 01 Feb 1989Air CmdeAir Head QuartersDelhi Director (Plans)
13 Feb 1989 - 14 Mar 1991Air Cmde18 WingPathankot Air Officer Commanding
01 Jul 1991 - 01 Dec 1992Air CmdeCollege of CombatMhow Directing Staff (Air)
01 Jan 1994 - 01 Jan 1996AVMMoDDelhi JS (Mil)
01 Jan 1996 - 01 Jul 1997AVM1 Air Defence Control CentreDelhi Air Officer Commanding
 
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