IAF, IA and IN Aircraft Losses Database


1991 : 24

A total of 24 Accidents and Losses are listed.


DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewPhotoUnitRemarks
09 Jan 91 Canberra Sqn Ldr Subhash Mohan +
Wg Cdr David Devanbu +
Click to View Record Click to View Record 35 Sqn Cr Bhaderakhera Vill Wg Cdr Rao also killed. CoI c
02 Feb 91 MiG-21 M
29 Sqn took of in a 4ac RP and guns sortie and ejected ju
05 Mar 91 Deepak HPT-32 Sqn Ldr Bhupinder Singh +
Flt Cdt N Gaur
Click to View Record BFTS In Memoriam
25 Mar 91 HS-748 H-1513 Sqn Ldr Rajinder Bhalla +
Plt Offr Ahasan Hafeez +
TTW Cr after TO from Yelahanka 28 Killed. during an in
28 Mar 91 Deepak HPT-32 Sqn Ldr Nihal Singh +
Flt Cdt J S Rana +
AFA In Memoriam
03 Apr 91 MiG-21 Bis Fg Offr Vivek Sikka +
4 Sqn Hit hill on approach at Jaisalmer
01 May 91 MiG-21 M Wg Cdr Damodaran
29 Sqn Ejected while turning finals - after DASI inspecti
17 May 91 MiG-23 BN
ac swung on take off as brakes slipped as pilot wa
17 Jul 91 MiG-27 M TS-539
9 Sqn Ac caught fire before takeoff, write off
19 Jul 91 MiG-21 Plt Offr Rehan Ahmed +
8 Sqn Cr after TO frm Baghdogra
20 Jul 91 Jaguar IS Sqn Ldr Umesh Kumar Baweja +
27 Sqn In Memoriam
20 Jul 91 MiG-21 Plt Offr Sujoy Chandra +
MOFTU In Memoriam
26 Jul 91 Chetak
Panchami Vill 60 km fm Jammu 6 Killed
27 Jul 91 Hunter T66 Wg Cdr Ashok Sadhashiv Limaye
Sqn Ldr Sandeep Suri
Click to View Record 20 Sqn Cr in Midnapore Dist fm Kalaikonda
01 Aug 91 Mil Mi-35 Sqn Ldr Rajbir Singh
Sqn Ldr Dilip Bhaskar Fulay
Click to View Record 104 HS Patnitop for hill flying training. They undershot
07 Aug 91 MiG-21 Fg Offr Surinder Singh Rana +
24 Sqn From Ambala
10 Aug 91 MiG-21 Plt Offr S Shriram +
MOFTU In Memoriam
16 Aug 91 Chetak Lt N M Shaik +
NAVY Cr fm Mangalore 4 Killed
25 Aug 91 Jaguar IS Fg Offr Rana +
16 Sqn Gorakhpur AFB Pilot Killed Check Pilot and report.
10 Sep 91 MiG-27 M Fg Offr H R S Sarma
2 Sqn G-LOC during ACM - Spin- Ejection
19 Sep 91 MiG-23 BN Wg Cdr Sanjoy Bose +
Click to View Record 31 Sqn Crashed after Flameout
09 Oct 91 MiG-21 Fg Offr Inder Mohan Singh +
32 Sqn Cr on Landing at Jamnagar Pt killed
21 Oct 91 MiG-23 BN SM-278
221 Sqn Ejected Pokhran after ac caught fire
20 Nov 91 MiG-29UB Sqn Ldr Ramesh Kumar Panda +
Flt Lt Nikhil Rohatgi +
Click to View Record Click to View Record 223 Sqn In Memoriam. Rohtagi mentioned in 29 Sqn history

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