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Wing Commander Faredun Dinshaw Irani

Service No & Branch 3240 GD(P)

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Date of Birth: 07 Dec 1926 Commissioned: 17 Sep 1945 Course: 35 Course
Service End: Retired on 01 Dec 1966 Released to Air India Died on 02 Mar 2017 (91 Years age) Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 17 Sep 1946Flt Lt : 17 Sep 1950Sqn Ldr : 11 May 1957Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1964
Training and Other Courses Attended
13 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 20 Aug 1960
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

03 Mar 1947 - Acting Plt OffrNo.2 SquadronPoona Squadron Pilot Fm RAFAmb
01 Jun 1950 - 30 Sep 1959Flt LtAirHQ Communications SquadronPalam Squadron Pilot To 11AFSU
21 Feb 1963 - 31 Oct 1965Wg Cdr19 WingBorjhar (Guwahati) Station Commander
01 Dec 1965 - 01 Dec 1966Wg CdrAir India Pilot
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
12 Oct 1946Spitfire VIIIcMT873Plt Offr F D Irani
1SFTStrying to avoid park
08 Jan 1951DevonHW-520Flt Lt Faredun Dinshaw Irani
AHQ Comm SEngine fell off, hit
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