IAF, IA and IN Aircraft Losses Database


1964 : 1 1966 : 1 1967 : 1 1968 : 1 1970 : 1 1983 : 1 1985 : 1

A total of 7 Accidents and Losses are listed.


DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewPhotoUnitRemarks
01 Jan 64 Caribou DHC-4 BM-772 Fg Offr Subramanian Srinivasa Rathnam
Fg Offr Tiwari
Click to View Record 33 Sqn DNE. crash landed at Hyuliang Landing ground due t
06 Nov 66 Caribou DHC-4 BM-779 Wg Cdr Vishnu Pratap Singh Chauhan
Fg Offr Devi Singh
33 Sqn Crew survived. Crew Wg Cdr V P S Chauhan, Fg Offr
20 Jul 67 Caribou DHC-4 Fg Offr Hardev Singh Dhaliwal +
Fg Offr Aley Mustafa +
33 Sqn In Memoriam
08 May 68 Caribou DHC-4 Flt Lt Mohinder Pall Singh Bains +
Fg Offr Vijay Kohli +
33 Sqn F/o Vijay Kohli (9013) also died
18 Apr 70 Caribou DHC-4 Fg Offr Gurdip Kapoor +
Flt Lt Ramman Kumar Kochhar +
33 Sqn F/O Arjan lal (10657) also died. WRECKAGE OF MI
08 Jun 83 Caribou DHC-4 BM-933 Sqn Ldr Sudershan Kumar Goel
33 Sqn Cr Bussapur Medak Dist 3k 6injured. F/O PK Chauh
30 Jul 85 Caribou DHC-4 BM-769 Sqn Ldr Sudershan Kumar Goel
Fg Offr Gulshan Kumar Sachdev
33 Sqn Crashlanded at 0725. on approach to Walong, they l

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