256 Signal Unit Skyguards


Date Raised : 1966-10-15 Location : Jammu
256 Signals Units, Air Force was formed at Ambala on 15 Oct 1966 with P-30(M) radar. The Units was raised with an overall plan to upgrade Air Defence System. The initial task of the Units was to train Technical Officers and airmen on the P-30 (M) radar system.

Commanding Officers

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DatesRank & NameNumberRemarksLocationPhoto
15 Oct 66 to 01 May 67Wing Commander Vir Narain4007 F(N)COAmbala
Unknown to 01 Dec 71Wing Commander Sadatulla Mohamed4499 F(P)COAmbala

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