Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?


Flight Lieutenant Chandan Gupta

Service No & Branch 9803 F(P)

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Date of Birth: 07 Jul 1944 Commissioned: 16 Oct 1965 Course: 94 Course
Service End: Died in Service 15 Nov 1976
Remarks :
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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.

Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
15 Nov 1976ChetakFlt Lt Chandan Gupta +
Flt Lt Murthy
ASTEkilled in crash - te

Additional Notes

Remarks: Deba Prasad Daityari Note added: 2018-08-05
Flt Lt Murthy and Flt Lt Chandan Gupta on this fate full day went for a sortie with Chetak and fell near the runway (Viman Pura) with a thud. Chandan Gupta expired in Command Hosp. without any visible external injury (died due to internal injury) and Murthy saab survived with multi fractured body. The accident still hunts me, as happened in my visible distance.

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