Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flight Lieutenant Harishankar Prasad Kosta

Service No & Branch 19526 F(P)
Date of Birth: 29 May 1966 Commissioned: 11 Jun 1988 Course: 141 Course
Service End: Died in Service 29 Nov 1995 (29 Years age) Aircraft Loss MiG-27 M at Jamnagar. FSL
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Training and Other Courses Attended
72 NDA (Cadet) - 01 Jun 1987
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 Jun 1988 - 01 Jun 1993Fg OffrNo.221 SquadronHalwara Squadron Pilot
01 Jun 1993 - 01 Dec 1994Fg OffrNo.52 Squadron Squadron Pilot
01 Dec 1994 - 29 Nov 1995Flt LtNo.10 SquadronJodhpur Squadron Pilot
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Accidents and Incidents: 1

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
29 Nov 1995MiG-27 MFlt Lt Harishankar Prasad Kosta +
TACDEFSL. Could not pull
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