IAF, IA and IN Aircraft Losses Database


1990 : 25

A total of 25 Accidents and Losses are listed.


DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewPhotoUnitRemarks
06 Jan 90Unidentified HC
Gorakpur Hit Elec Pole 2 Airmen Killed
10 Jan 90 MiG-23 BN Fg Offr Naveen Sharma +
Click to View Record 10 Sqn Jodhpur AFS (UI)
10 Jan 90 MiG-21
Ejected.
01 Mar 90 MiG-27 M Flt Lt Perumal Venkatswamy Lavanya
9 Sqn Flameout, relight failed. Ejected, Cr on Meerut Hi
30 Mar 90 MiG-27 M Gp Capt Anant Vasant Awlegaonkar +
HAL Ojhar AFB Nasik Cr. The aircraft hit the ground wh
31 Mar 90 Hunter Flt Lt Mohanto Panging
Click to View Record HOFTU Martin Baker List
09 Apr 90 MiG-21 Fg Offr Sanjay Kumar Singh +
29 Sqn Kagachia Vill Midnapore fm Kalaikonda 3 k on gd .
01 May 90 Deepak HPT-32
Gp Capt Jitendra Singh Thakur
Click to View Record BFTS DNE. Check sortie. Engine Failure. A/c landed in f
24 May 90Unidentified F
Jamnagar AFB Tathia vill
25 May 90 Sea King IN-551 Cdr S K Chaudary +
NAVY Cr in Sea 8 miles off Bombay 4 killed
11 Jun 90 MiG-21 Gp Capt Mohinder Singh Bhatia +
35 Wing AOC died in accident.
25 Jun 90 MiG-21 Bis Fg Offr Vijay Agarwal +
15 Sqn Failed to Return to Bhuj - ac missing never traced
14 Jul 90 Cheetah SA-315 Maj Rajesh Chaturvedi +
ARMY - 662 5 Killed Rajauri incl 1 Maj Gen
15 Jul 90 Antonov An-32 K-2705 Wg Cdr Shapur Erachshaw Baria +
Fg Offr Sandeep Kumar Mitra +
Click to View Record 19 Sqn Tambaram to Trivandrum Palode Forest 6 Killed. W/C
28 Jul 90 Chetak
NAVY Kochi
01 Aug 90 Jaguar IS Flt Lt Ajay Kumar Bugnait
16 Sqn MAC with Jag Gorakhpur. Ejected Safely
01 Aug 90 Jaguar IS
16 Sqn MAC with Jag Gorakhpur. Ejected Safely
13 Aug 90 Mil Mi-8 Flt Lt Deepak Moreshwar Paranjape +
Flt Lt Sanjay Satyarthy +
122 HF In Memoriam
13 Oct 90 MiG-29 Sqn Ldr Rakesh Madan +
47 Sqn Went into ground during aerobatics
06 Nov 90 Kiran HJT-16 Sub Lt S Surinder +
AFA Dundigal AFA Jinnaram Forests
14 Nov 90 MiG-21 Bis Wg Cdr Rajib Kumar Chakravorty +
Click to View Record 4 Sqn Cr during night flying from Jaisalmer. 12503 Rajib
26 Nov 90 Cheetah SA-315 Fg Offr Madan J Ghatge +
Fg Offr Vivek Naresh +
114 HU Op Meghdoot
26 Nov 90 MiG-23 MF Fg Offr Anuj Nanchahal +
Click to View Record 224 Sqn In Memoriam
01 Dec 90 Kiran HJT-16 Flt Cdt Gurpreet Singh
AFA Cr 5 km fm Narsapur
28 Dec 90 MiG-21 Plt Offr Narayanan Vijit +
MOFTU Tezpur Cr Rota Darrang dist

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