Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Sunilkumar Keshavrao Palkar

Service No & Branch 10618 F(N) (Orig: GD(N))
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 29 Oct 1966 Course: 34/35 NAV Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Aug 1996 Superannuated Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 29 Oct 1967Wg Cdr : 30 Aug 1985Acting Gp Capt : 01 Jul 1991Gp Capt : 01 Aug 1989
Badges Qualified
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Notes:1)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 2)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

01 Nov 1966 - 01 Jun 1974Flt LtNo.25 Squadron Squadron Navigator
01 Jun 1974 - 01 Jun 1976Flt LtNavigation and Signals SchoolBegumpet QNI
01 Jun 1976 - 01 Apr 1980Sqn LdrNo.181 Flight Navigation Leader
01 Apr 1980 - 01 Jun 1982Sqn LdrNo.33 Squadron Navigation Leader
01 Oct 1983 - 01 Jul 1984Sqn LdrNavigation and Signals SchoolBegumpet QNI
01 Oct 1983 - 01 Jul 1984Wg CdrAFS YelahankaYelahanka Navigation Leader
01 Jul 1984 - 01 May 1988Wg CdrAirHQ Communications SquadronPalam Navigation Leader
01 May 1988 - 01 Jun 1990Wg Cdr2 WingLohegaon (Pune) Flg Adj
01 Jun 1990 - 01 Jun 1991Wg CdrAFS YelahankaYelahanka Navigation Leader
01 Jul 1991 - 01 Apr 1993Gp CaptTraining CommandBangalore SFTO
01 Apr 1993 - 30 Apr 1996Gp CaptElementary Flying SchoolBidar Chief Administration Officer
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Additional Notes

Remarks: Blue Skies Podcast Note added: 2022-09-01
Blue Skies Podcast:Blueskies Podcast - S2Ep08 - SK Palkar - Navigator on Tangail Paradrop

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