2 Equipment Depot


Date Raised : 1948-01-01 Disbanded : 1964-01-01 Location : Mumbai
411 Air Force Station Mumbai -From No. 305 Maintenance Unit, Royal Air Force in 1945, — holding aircraft spares at Cotton Green — Air Force Station Bombay was reestablished as No. 02 Equipment Depot (ED) in 1948, which in turn was redesignated as No. 22 ED, AirForce Station Bombay in 1964. Subsequently, in1967 an element of No. 22 ED was converted into No. 30 ED AF. The evolution took a step ahead on 07 Sep 1981, when No. 30 ED Air Force Station Bombay was bifurcated into two separate entities, 411 Air Force Station Bombay with Headquarters at Cotton Green and No. 30 ED AF with Headquarters at Santacruw. However, this Equipment Depot became a lodger unit of Airforce Station Mumbai on 10 Apr 1997.

Commanding Officers

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DatesRank & NameNumberRemarksLocationPhoto
15 Aug 47 to 31 Aug 47Squadron Leader Anand Ramdas Pandit1707 F(P)COMumbai
01 Jun 51 to 30 Sep 52Wing Commander Gurbachan Singh1779 LGSCOMumbai
01 Jan 61 to Group Captain Satya Pal Shahi1601 ADMCOMumbai

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