Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Suresh Shankarrao Dange

Service No & Branch 6762 F(P) (Orig: GD(P))
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 10 Nov 1962 Course: 82 Course
Service End: Retired on 31 May 1989 Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 10 Nov 1963Gp Capt : 19 Jul 1985
Training and Other Courses Attended
31 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 29 Nov 1975
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

- CCTS, USAFLackland/ Randolph/  Adv Fighter Course (T-33/
- 01 Jun 1973Sqn LdrNo.17 SquadronHasimara Flight Commander
- 01 Jun 1980Wg CdrAir Force AcademyDundigal Chief Flying Instructor 2 Sqn
20 Jun 1983 - 24 Sep 1984Wg CdrNo.27 Squadron Commanding Officer
08 Oct 1984 - 08 Dec 1986Gp Capt34 WingBhaisana (Bhatinda) Station Commander
22 Dec 1986 - 31 Mar 1989Gp Capt3 Battalion, National Defence AcademyKhadakvasla Battalion Commander
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Mention in Despatches
Flt LtSuresh Shankarrao Dange6762 GD(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1966
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
Unit : 1 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India , 5th November 1966 - No.77 - Pres/66 dated 27th October 1966

Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
30 Jun 1963OuraganFg Offr Suresh Shankarrao Dange
29 SqnDNE. Ejected from a
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