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Group Captain Prabhakar Jaywant Jakatdar

Service No & Branch 4237 F(P) (Orig: GD(P)) Stream :Helicopters and Fighters
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 15 Mar 1952 Course: 57 Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Jan 1982 Voluntary Retirement Nick Name : Jacky
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 15 Mar 1953Flt Lt : 15 Mar 1957Sqn Ldr : 15 Mar 1963Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1970
Acting Gp Capt : 08 Oct 1975Gp Capt : 01 May 1976
Training and Other Courses Attended
1 JSW (Cadet) - 01 Dec 195015 APFIC (Fg Offr) - 01 Dec 1954
Badges Qualified
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Fg Offr
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 Jan 1959 - 01 Dec 1959Flt LtFlying Instructors SchoolTambaram Flying Instructor
05 Oct 1961 - 07 Aug 1963Sqn LdrAir Force Training Team, NDAKhadakvasla Officer in Charge
01 Sep 1962 - 01 Jul 1963Sqn LdrBravo Sqn, National Defence AcademyKhadakvasla Squadron Commander
08 May 1965 - 12 May 1967Sqn LdrNo.105 Helicopter UnitChabua Commanding Officer
22 Apr 1967 - 16 Dec 1968Wg CdrFlying Instructors SchoolTambaram Commanding Officer
24 Nov 1969 - 02 Dec 1970Wg CdrNo.37 SquadronTezpur Commanding Officer
30 Sep 1972 - 15 Aug 1974Wg CdrDte Agri AviationDelhi Ops Supervisor (FW)
16 Aug 1974 - 07 Oct 1975Wg CdrDte Agri AviationDelhi Ops Supervisor (RW)
01 Jan 1981 - 31 Jul 1981Gp CaptAir Force Laison Cell (SWAC)Pune Commanding Officer
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Accidents and Incidents: 2

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewUnitRemarks
28 Oct 1952Tempest IIPlt Offr Prabhakar Jaywant Jakatdar
30 Dec 1953Tempest IIFg Offr Prabhakar Jaywant Jakatdar
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