Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?


Group Captain Leyland Andrew Fernandez

Service No & Branch 9761 F(P)
Date of Birth: 05 May 1945 Commissioned: 16 Oct 1965 Course: 94 Course
Service End: Retired on 31 May 1997 / Died on 03 Apr 2018
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 30 Aug 1985Gp Capt : 12 Oct 1988
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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

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
01 Jan 1967 - 01 Jan 1968Fg OffrNo.20 SquadronHindon Squadron Pilot
01 Nov 1970 - 31 Oct 1972Flt LtNo.26 SquadronAdampur Squadron Pilot
01 Jan 1975 - 01 Jan 1976Flt LtNo.220 SquadronJodhpur Squadron Pilot
01 Dec 1977 - 01 Dec 1979Sqn LdrIraq AFIraq Flying Instructor
01 Dec 1983 - 28 Jul 1985Sqn LdrNo.223 SquadronAdampur Flight Commander
29 Jul 1985 - 27 Dec 1987Wg CdrNo.223 SquadronAdampur Commanding Officer
- Gp Capt21 WingLeh Chief Operations Officer
01 Jan 1989 - 01 Jan 1990Gp CaptSouth Western Air CommandJodhpur Command Flying Safety & Inspection Officer
01 Jun 1995 - 31 May 1997Gp CaptMaritime Air OperationsBombay Senior Air Staff Officer
 
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
10 Jul 1975HF-24 MarutFlt Lt Leyland Andrew Fernandez
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