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Air Commodore Radhakrishnan Shankar

Service No & Branch 17010 F(P)

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Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 29 Dec 1982 Course: 130 Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Jun 2017 Superannuated
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Sqn Ldr : 29 Dec 1993Wg Cdr : 17 May 1999Gp Capt : 01 Mar 2006Air Cmde : 25 Apr 2011
Training and Other Courses Attended
61 NDA (Cadet) - 01 Dec 1981
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

- Wg CdrCollege of Air WarfareSecunderabad Directing Staff
21 Jun 1999 - 13 May 2001Wg CdrNo.129 Helicopter UnitHindan Commanding Officer
05 Jul 2004 - 16 Oct 2005Gp Capt23 WingJammu Station Commander
- 01 Dec 2011Air CmdeNCC HQ ( (Rajasthan)Jaipur Deputy Director General
26 Aug 2011 - No.129 Helicopter Unit Commodore Commandant
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
21 Jun 2005Mil Mi-17Gp Capt Radhakrishnan Shankar
Wg Cdr Prakash Kumar Sinha
Cr Helipad N of Raja
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