Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Squadron Leader David Malcolm Subaiya

Service No & Branch 8421 F(P) (Orig: GD(P)) Stream :Fighters| Helicopters
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 18 Apr 1964 Course: 88 Course
Service End: Retired on 29 Dec 1977 Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Aircraft Flown: Vampire, Mystere, MiG-21, Allouette, Cheetah, Chetak
Promotions Gazetted
Flt Lt : 18 Apr 1969
Training and Other Courses Attended
24 NDA (Cadet) - 01 Jun 19638 AFC (USAF) (Plt Offr) - 01 Oct 196552 APFIC (Flt Lt) - 26 Dec 1970
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

18 Apr 1964 - 31 Mar 1965Plt OffrNo.220 SquadronPune Squadron Pilot
01 Oct 1965 - 31 Mar 1967Fg OffrNo.32 SquadronAdampur/ Ambala Squadron Pilot
01 Apr 1967 - 30 Jun 1970Fg OffrNo.28 SquadronAdampur/ Tezpur Squadron Pilot
- 01 Dec 1971Flt LtNo.28 Squadron Squadron Pilot
01 Jan 1971 - 31 Dec 1971Flt LtElementary Flying SchoolBidar Flying Instructor
01 Dec 1971 - 31 Dec 1971Flt LtNo.28 SquadronTezpur Squadron Pilot Attached
01 Jan 1972 - 31 Dec 1973Flt LtAir Force AcademyDundigal Flying Instructor
01 Jan 1974 - 31 Dec 1974Sqn LdrNo.115 Helicopter UnitTezpur Squadron Pilot
01 Jan 1975 - 29 Dec 1977Sqn LdrAircrew Examination BoardHindan Flying Examiner
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
08 Mar 1967Mystere IVaIA-956Fg Offr David Malcolm Subaiya
32 SqnEjected at Agra afte
17 Sep 1972Vampire T55BY-402Flt Lt David Malcolm Subaiya
Flt Cdt Chander Shekar
FTWMartin Baker List

Additional Notes

Remarks: Bharat Rakshak Note added: 2016-08-09

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