IAF, IA and IN Aircraft Losses Database

1993 : 17

A total of 17 Accidents and Losses are listed.

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewPhotoUnitRemarks
02 Jan 93 Dornier Do-228 CG-75 A Cmdt Satish Kumar +
Coast Guar Coast Gaurd Cr in Sea off bengal 2 K
17 Feb 93 MiG-21 Bis
Cr on approach Jodhpur Bird Hit
02 Mar 93 MiG-21 Bis Fg Offr Sanjay Singh Chauhan
26 Sqn Cr Landed to side of Runway, rescued from burning
20 Mar 93 MiG-23 BN Flt Lt Virendra Singh Rawat +
220 Sqn Charaj ka dani Jodhpur AFS . Dt given as 18 March
15 Apr 93 MiG-21 UM Air Cmde Sanjeeva Sahay +
Wg Cdr Prakash Govind Malvi +
Click to View Record Click to View Record 32 Sqn Aircraft pitched down during go-around with u/c up
27 Apr 93 MiG-21
Rajasansi AFS Amritsar Tyre Burst on Ldg. The air
29 Apr 93 Iskra TS-11 W-1775 Civ Pt Tadeusz Czekajlo +
Civ Pt Lech Budzisz +
408 AFS Ha Cr Hakimpet near Turkapally Lech Budzisz ejected,
02 May 93 Kiran HJT-16 Flt Cdt U B Umrani +
AFA Bidar Cr at narayankhed killed.
07 May 93 Mil Mi-8 Z-1362 Sqn Ldr Sanjay Kumar Sahoo +
Flt Lt Suryanarayan Sabat +
118 HU Cr at paro Bhutan 8 killed incl GOC-in-C East. fin
26 Jun 93 MiG-21 M Fg Offr Prem Handa +
101 Sqn Cr bhind Dist on Army Camp 4 K on Gd
20 Jul 93 Cheetah SA-315 Z-1876 Fg Offr Mahendra N Dalvi
Fg Offr Neelkanth R Hiremath
114 HU Cr due downdraught during finals at Amar Helipad
05 Aug 93 MiG-27 M
Engine Failure (non Fatal)
24 Aug 93 MiG-21 M C-1540 Sqn Ldr Ajit V Patwardhan
Click to View Record 29 Sqn Ejected while carrying out RP dives on Sarmat Rang
08 Sep 93 MiG-23 BN Sqn Ldr Rajgopal Ravindranath +
221 Sqn Cr near Halwara (SK Range) due to disorientation
30 Sep 93 MiG-21 Fg Offr Dilip Khurana +
45 Sqn Cr near Nalia AFS Kutch due to disorientation
22 Nov 93 Jaguar IS JS-120 Fg Offr Puneet Kumar Pareek
Click to View Record 14 Sqn Brake unit body fracture of slat motor due to fati
02 Dec 93 Iskra TS-11 W-1751 Civ Pt Miroslaw Golebiowski
Civ Pt Witold Sar +
408 AFS Ha Co-P Witold Sar k , Spin recovery failure Hakimpet

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