Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Air Commodore Vasant Janardan Karve

Service No & Branch 4697 AE(L) (Orig: SIGS)

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Date of Birth: Commissioned: 05 Apr 1954 Course: 9 DEO Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Mar 1989 Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : Permanently seconded to DRDO
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 12 Jul 1955Flt Lt : 12 Jul 1959Sqn Ldr : 12 Jul 1966Acting Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1974
Wg Cdr : 01 May 1973Gp Capt : 26 Sep 1981Air Cmde : 01 Dec 1987
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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

- 15 Aug 1960Flt LtNo.35 Squadron 
16 Aug 1960 - Flt LtAir Head QuartersDelhi 
- 01 Dec 1969Sqn LdrNo.29 SquadronGuwahati Flight Commander
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