Senior Officers of the IAF - 2008 by Service Number

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Rank & NameAppointment, UnitDates
Air Chief Marshal Fali Homi Major (11442 F(P))CAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi2007-03-31 to 2009-05-31
Air Marshal Vinod Kumar Verma (11638 F(P))DG (Flt Insp & Safety), Air Head QuartersDelhi2006-09-01 to 2008-09-30 - Retired
Air Marshal Ajit Vishwanath Vaidya (11848 F(P))DCIDS (Policy, Pers Plans, Integrated Defence StaffNew Delhi2006-04-01 to 2008-02-29 - Retired
Air Marshal Gurnam Singh Choudhary (11870 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.16 Squadron2005-11-29 to 2010-01-05
--Same as above--AOC-in-C, Training CommandBangalore2006-11-01 to 2008-04-30 - Retired
Air Marshal Pradeep Vasant Naik (12005 F(P))VCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi2008-01-01 to 2009-05-31
Air Marshal Packiam Paul Rajkumar (12018 F(P))AOC-in-C, Central Air CommandAllahabad2007-12-31 to 2009-06-30
Air Vice Marshal Arun Kumar Tiwary (12194 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.47 Squadron2005-11-08 to 2009-02-05
Air Vice Marshal Satish Kumar Sofat (12207 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.27 Squadron2001-09-14 to 2009-02-22
Air Marshal Yashwant Rao Rane (12210 F(P))AOC-in-C, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum2007-02-01 to 2008-03-31 - Retired
Air Marshal Jai Krishan Gupta (12308 MED)DGMS (Air), Air Head QuartersDelhi2007-04-01 to 2008-05-31 - Retired
Air Marshal Pranab Kumar Barbora (12375 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.29 Squadron2006-09-01 to 2010-12-31
--Same as above--AOC-in-C, Western Air CommandDelhi2008-01-01 to 2009-05-31
Air Marshal Kanwar Dalinderjit Singh (12403 F(P))AOC-in-C, South Western Air CommandGandhinagar2007-05-01 to 2009-09-30
Air Marshal Sadhashivan Radhakrishnan (12408 F(P))C-in-C, Andaman and Nicobar CommandPort Blair2008-01-01 to 2008-09-30
--Same as above--AOC-in-C, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum2008-10-01 to 2009-08-31
Air Vice Marshal Pravesh Kumar (12411 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.44 Squadron2005-08-10 to 2009-06-01
Air Marshal Shiv Kumar Bhan (12510 F(P))AOC-in-C, Eastern Air CommandShillong2008-01-01 to 2009-12-31
Air Vice Marshal Trichinapoly Subramanyam Raghu Raman (12664 MED)Cmdt, Command Hospital, Air ForceBangalore2006-01-01 to 2008-04-08 - Retired
Air Vice Marshal Vivek Kumar Chopra (12752 F(P))ACAS (Inspection), Air Head QuartersDelhi2005-09-01 to 2008-01-31 - Retired
--Same as above--Cmde Cmdt, No.23 Squadron2005-09-09 to 2008-11-18
Air Vice Marshal Nirdosh Vatsyayan Tyagi (12765 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.21 Squadron2005-08-31 to 2011-03-24
--Same as above--ACAS (Plans), Air Head QuartersDelhi2006-06-05 to 2008-03-31
---On Promotion to Air Marshal ---SASO, South Western Air CommandGandhinagar2008-04-01 to 2009-05-31
Air Marshal Keshava Murthy Rama Sundara (12833 AE(L))AOM, Air Head QuartersDelhi2007-12-04 to 2010-01-31
Air Marshal Sumit Mukerji (12925 F(P))SASO, Central Air CommandAllahabad2007-05-01 to 2008-04-30
--Same as above--AOP, Air Head QuartersDelhi2008-05-01 to 2009-08-31
Air Marshal Suresh Chandra Mukul (12930 F(P))SASO, South Western Air CommandGandhinagar2006-11-01 to 2008-03-31
--Same as above--AOC-in-C, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum2008-04-01 to 2008-09-30
Air Marshal Paramjit Singh Bhangu (12932 F(P))SASO, Western Air CommandDelhi2008-01-01 to 2009-09-30
Air Marshal Venkataraman Ramamurthy Iyer (12939 F(P))AOP, Air Head QuartersDelhi2007-02-01 to 2008-04-30
--Same as above--AOC-in-C, Training CommandBangalore2008-05-01 to 2010-11-30
Air Marshal Tejbir Singh Randhawa (12947 F(P))Cmdt, National Defence AcademyKhadakvasla2006-12-01 to 2008-12-31
Air Vice Marshal Ajit Prasad Tyagi (13010 MET)ACAS (Meteorology), Air Head QuartersDelhi2004-10-11 to 2008-01-31 - Retired
Air Marshal Gautam Nayyar (13024 AE(M))AOC-in-C, Maintenance CommandNagpur2007-12-01 to 2009-03-31
Air Vice Marshal Vijay Kumar Dayalu (13096 ADM)ACAS (Works), Air Head QuartersDelhi2006-08-07 to 2008-08-31 - Retired
Air Vice Marshal Jalbir Singh Boparai (13108 LGS)AOLM, Maintenance CommandNagpur2006-01-02 to 2008-03-02
Air Marshal Norman Anil Kumar Browne (13129 F(P))DCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi2007-03-01 to 2009-05-31
Air Vice Marshal Dhiraj Kukreja (13130 F(P))Cmdt, Air Force AcademyDundigal2005-09-01 to 2008-02-29
---On Promotion to Air Marshal ---DCIDS (Doctrine, Org, Trg, Integrated Defence StaffNew Delhi2008-03-01 to 2010-11-01
Air Marshal Krishan Kumar Nohwar (13132 F(P))SASO, Training CommandBangalore2008-01-02 to 2009-12-31
Air Vice Marshal Ajay Shrivniwas Karnik (13140 F(P))AOC, Maritime Air OperationsBombay2006-12-18 to 2008-04-30
---On Promotion to Air Marshal ---SASO, Eastern Air CommandShillong2008-05-01 to 2009-09-30
Air Marshal Gurdip Singh Kochar (13149 F(P))SASO, Eastern Air CommandShillong2007-04-01 to 2008-04-30
--Same as above--SASO, Central Air CommandAllahabad2008-05-01 to 2009-06-30
Air Vice Marshal Jagjit Singh Gandyok (13216 ADM)SOA, Eastern Air CommandShillong2005-05-24 to 2008-08-22
--Same as above--ACAS (Works), Air Head QuartersDelhi2008-09-01 to 2009-08-31
Air Marshal Jyoti Narayan Burma (13219 ADM)AOA, Air Head QuartersDelhi2006-08-01 to 2012-11-30
Air Vice Marshal Devendra Nath Ganesh (13243 F(P))SAASO, Maintenance CommandNagpur2007-06-04 to 2009-05-31
Air Vice Marshal Ram Krishan Ganjoo (13362 MED)Cmdt, Command Hospital, Air ForceBangalore2008-04-21 to 2009-04-30
Air Vice Marshal Dinesh Chandra Kumaria (13366 F(P))ACAS (Ops, Space), Air Head QuartersDelhi2006-06-01 to 2009-03-11
Air Vice Marshal Anil Chopra (13368 F(P))AOC, Jammu & KashmirUdhampur2006-09-01 to 2008-01-31
---On Promotion to Air Marshal ---Cmde Cmdt, No.1 Squadron2008-01-01 to 2012-10-31
Air Vice Marshal Anil Chopra (13368 F(P))ACAS (Inspection), Air Head QuartersDelhi2008-02-01 to 2010-06-14
Air Vice Marshal Lalit Kumar Malhotra (13373 F(P))ACAS (Pers - Officers), Air Head QuartersDelhi2007-06-04 to 2009-03-22
Air Vice Marshal Rajender Khurana (13377 F(P))SOA, Central Air CommandAllahabad2007-05-01 to 2008-07-31
Air Vice Marshal Sapan Kumar Karmaker (13379 F(P))SOA, Training CommandBangalore2007-05-05 to 2009-03-22
Air Vice Marshal Kughikombil Joseph Mathews (13393 F(P))Cmdt, Air Force AcademyDundigal2008-03-01 to 2009-08-31
Air Vice Marshal Sundaram Sriram (13408 LGS)ACAS (Logistics), Air Head QuartersDelhi2006-09-01 to 2008-03-02
--Same as above--AOLM, Maintenance CommandNagpur2008-03-03 to 2009-03-31
Air Marshal Pramod Vasant Athawale (13472 AE(L))SMSO, Maintenance CommandNagpur2007-12-01 to 2009-03-31
Air Vice Marshal Dinesh Mukundan (13508 ADM)SOA, Central Air CommandAllahabad2008-09-01 to 2010-01-14
Air Vice Marshal Anil Kumar Khosla (13534 AE(L))SMSO, Western Air CommandDelhi2006-08-01 to 2008-10-31 - Retired
Air Vice Marshal Virender Nath Kalia (13568 F(P))CI (Air), Defence Services Staff CollegeWellington2006-07-01 to 2008-06-30
Air Vice Marshal Keshav Gopal Bewoor (13570 F(P))Cmdt, College of Air WarfareSecunderabad2007-02-01 to 2009-03-22
Air Vice Marshal Atul Saikia (13585 F(P))Cmdt, College of Defence ManagementSecunderabad2007-04-03 to 2009-04-22
Air Vice Marshal Shankar Mani (13596 F(P))SDS (Air), National Defence CollegeDelhi2007-04-02 to 2009-03-22
Air Vice Marshal Simhakutty Varthaman (13606 F(P))ACAS (Intelligence), Air Head QuartersDelhi2007-03-01 to 2008-03-31
--Same as above--ACAS (Plans), Air Head QuartersDelhi2008-04-01 to 2009-06-30
Air Vice Marshal Baldev Singh (13683 ACCTS)ACAS (Accounts), Air Head QuartersDelhi2007-10-01 to 2009-02-28
Air Vice Marshal Ratan Bir Singh Kalra (13690 ACCTS)ACAS (Fin Plan), Air Head QuartersDelhi2007-10-01 to 2010-03-31
Air Vice Marshal Raj Kumar Vashist (13832 AE(M))SMSO, Central Air CommandAllahabad2007-05-14 to 2009-03-31
Air Vice Marshal Priya Ranjan Sharma (13927 F(P))ACIDS (Jt Ops), Integrated Defence StaffNew Delhi2008-01-01 to 2011-03-31
Air Vice Marshal Rajinder Singh (13980 F(P))SASO, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum2007-10-17 to 2010-02-05
Air Vice Marshal Jasvinder Chauhan (14079 F(P))AOC, Jammu & KashmirUdhampur2008-04-21 to 2010-12-31
Air Vice Marshal Rakesh Kumar Jolly (14083 F(P))CI (Air), Defence Services Staff CollegeWellington2008-07-01 to 2010-06-30
Air Vice Marshal Pradeep Singh (14086 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.18 Squadron2006-06-26 to 2011-07-27
--Same as above--AOC, 2 Air Defence Control CentreGandhinagar2008-04-01 to 2010-07-05
Air Vice Marshal Ravi Kant Sharma (14088 F(P))ACIDS (Pers Plans & Force, Integrated Defence StaffNew Delhi2008-05-01 to 2009-06-01
Air Vice Marshal Prakul Kumar (14093 F(P))DG , Air Force Naval Housing BoardDelhi2008-05-01 to 2010-02-14
Air Vice Marshal Pramod Kumar Roy (14100 F(P))SOA, Eastern Air CommandShillong2008-09-01 to 2009-03-12
Air Vice Marshal Muthumanikam Matheswaran (14104 F(P))AOC, Maritime Air OperationsBombay2008-05-05 to 2009-05-24
Air Vice Marshal Bhajan Lal Thakral (14195 AE(M))AOC, AFS JalahalliBengaluru2008-11-04 to 2008-11-30
Air Vice Marshal Devinder Singh (14284 F(P))ACAS (Ops, Offensive), Air Head QuartersDelhi2007-04-01 to 2010-07-31
Air Vice Marshal Gurparshad Sharma (14427 MET)ACAS (Meteorology), Air Head QuartersDelhi2008-02-01 to 2011-06-30
Air Marshal Puthiyaveettil Madhusoodanan (29428 MED)DGMS (Air), Air Head QuartersDelhi2008-06-01 to 2010-05-31

Note: All the data available here is publicly available in the Gazette of India, published by the Indian Government, or from public domain sources, press releases about Awards and Right-To-Information (RTI) Requests. Additionally data shared by veterans is added to the page with permission. No data with respect to serving officers below the rank of AVM is displayed. Information in Gazette of India and Award citations and photographs as released by the Indian Air Force are the only details displayed.