- Category: Kargil War 1999
- Last Updated: Wednesday, 15 July 2015 12:31
- Written by 17 Squadron War Diary
- Hits: 13052
No.17 Squadron took part in the Kargil Operations distinguishing itself in the Fighter Recce role. Under the command of then Wg Cdr B S Dhanoa, the unit was engaged in operations throughout the conflict and one of its members paid the ultimate sacrifice to the nation.