825 Signal Unit


Date Raised : 1990-08-20 Location : Missamari
Air Force Station Missamari is located about 100 kilometers away from Rangiya Junction, The runway that was constructed in 1945 by the British at the end of Second World War was used for Air Observation Post Flights during Chinese aggression in 1962. In February 1970, one Signal Unit was moved to Missamari as a lodger unit to Air Force Station, Tezpur and became operational in October 1970. However, in 1972 this unit was moved out and subsequently an AOP Flight equipped with Chetak/Cheetah Helicopter started functioning under the administrative control of Air Force Station, Tezpur. In 1989, this Station along with some units were formed under the functional and admin control of HQ EAC. With the Tropo equipment of erstwhile CSIU, it started functioning as a hub centre of Tropo communication.

Commanding Officers

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DatesRank & NameNumberRemarksLocationPhoto
20 Aug 90 to 31 May 91Group Captain Sui Wing Lepcha10366 AE(L)Stn CdrMissamari
26 Aug 91 to 09 Jun 93Group Captain Jagdish Rai Bubber10727 AE(L)Stn CdrMissamari
10 Jun 93 to 04 Jun 95Group Captain John Winston Rajkumar Chinnaiah11463 AE(L)Stn CdrMissamari
05 Jun 95 to 31 Aug 97Group Captain Ravi Parkash Batra11199 AE(L)Stn CdrMissamari
01 Sep 97 to 29 Aug 99Group Captain Ramaiyer Padmanabhan13475 AE(L)Stn CdrMissamari
30 Aug 99 to Group Captain Harjit Pal Singh Nanda13726 AE(L)Stn CdrMissamari

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