No.129 Helicopter Unit Nubra Warriors

Motto : Never Give in
Date Raised : 1987-07-01
the unit was raised at AF Stn Hindan in Jul 1987. The unit was formed under the able command of Gp Capt HS Ahluwalia, VM. In Mar 1991, the command of the unit was revised to Wg Cdr Commanding. The unit when formed was assigned with various op and peace time roles which included Spl Heliborne Ops, VVIP/VIP Communication, Courier flights for HP Govt. and Flypast on ceremonial occasions like Republic Day, Independence Day, Air Force Day etc. "NUBRA WARRIORS" have the exclusive honour of colour trooping the National Flag on all these occasions.

Commanding Officers

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DatesRank & NameNumberRemarksLocationPhoto
16 Jun 87 to 02 Jul 89Group Captain Harpal Singh Ahluwalia9821 F(P)COHindan
11 Oct 89 to 30 Jun 91Group Captain Fali Homi Major11442 F(P)COHindan
26 Aug 91 to 30 Jun 93Group Captain Baljeet Singh9557 F(P)COHindan
05 Jul 93 to 11 Jun 95Group Captain Ram Mohan Shridharan12033 F(P)COHindan
12 Jun 95 to 24 Nov 97Wing Commander Dilbagh Singh14272 F(P)COHindan
25 Nov 97 to 20 Jun 99Wing Commander Anil Kumar Sinha16074 F(P)COHindan
21 Jun 99 to 13 May 01Wing Commander Radhakrishnan Shankar17010 F(P)COHindan
16 Jun 03 to 25 Apr 05Wing Commander B Chandrasekhar17726 F(P)COHindan
22 Mar 09 to 20 Mar 11Wing Commander Amit Kumar Bhutani20785 F(P)COHindan
21 Mar 11 to 14 Apr 13Wing Commander Jaideep Chakraborty21835 F(P)COHindan

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