IAF, IA and IN Aircraft Losses Database

1999 : 38

A total of 38 Accidents and Losses are listed.

DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewPhotoUnitRemarks
11 Jan 99 HS-748 H-2175 Sqn Ldr Pasupathy Venkataraman +
Sqn Ldr Nipani Venkat Seshu +
Click to View Record ASTE AWACS Version, Cr in Arkonam Forests
02 Feb 99 MiG-23 BN
220 Sqn TO fr Halwara , Cr Samana Sub Division
15 Feb 99 Jaguar IM Flt Lt Rishabh Agrawal
6 Sqn Pune Airfield, Overshot barrier on runway
07 Mar 99 Antonov An-32 K-2673 Flt Lt Mohit Abrol +
Fg Offr Tanaji Balasaheb Payagude +
PTS Cr on Approach to Delhi 24 K. WC DK Shukla (16044)
15 Mar 99 MiG-21 U Sqn Ldr Arvind Kumar Dwivedi
Lt U V Bishnoi
Click to View Record Dibrugarh, Assam 2 Pts Ejected
16 Mar 99 MiG-21 Fg Offr Kuldeep Singh +
45 Sqn Nalia AFB Cr Kotadi Mahadevpura Vill
26 Mar 99 MiG-21 Bis Fg Offr Rakesh Gupta +
23 Sqn Tolewala Bridge Sangrur Pt Ejected
26 Mar 99 MiG-23 BN
Cr Halwara TD
07 Apr 99 MiG-21 Wg Cdr Anup Ghosh
Click to View Record 3 Sqn Rajasansi AB Bird Hit
13 Apr 99 MiG-21 M
101 Sqn Technical Defect, Quill Shaft failure. Pilot eject
18 Apr 99 Mil Mi-25
Cr Near Palampur
21 Apr 99 Deepak HPT-32
FL in lake bed outside of airfield . Engine failur
01 May 99 Jaguar IS Flt Lt Rishabh Agrawal
16 Sqn DNE. Happened 1998-99. Barrier impact. Pilot walke
10 May 99 Deepak HPT-32 Flt Cdt V B Deshmukh +
AFA Cr Reddykhanpur vill, Medak Dist. From Dundigal
13 May 99 MiG-21
27 May 99 MiG-21 M C-1539 Sqn Ldr Ajay Ahuja +
Click to View Record 17 Sqn SD by Pak Army Anza Missile in Kargil Ops
27 May 99 MiG-27 M
9 Sqn Engine Flame out Kargil Sector Pt Ejected
28 May 99 Mil Mi-17 Flt Lt Subramaniam Mulihan +
Sqn Ldr Rajiv Pundir +
Click to View Record Click to View Record 152 HU SD by Pak Army Stinger Tololing Sector 4 Crew K
17 Jun 99 MiG-21 Flt Lt Mishra
Flt Lt Jiju Thomas +
MOFTU Tezpur AFB, Cr Karbi Anglong Village
19 Jun 99 MiG-21 Fg Offr Amit Singh +
Click to View Record 4 Sqn Near Barmer, Eng failure due to Bird Strike
23 Jun 99 MiG-21 Bis Fg Offr Sanjay Karki +
Click to View Record 26 Sqn Crashed during a sortie on circuit to land near Bh
30 Jun 99 Jaguar IS
14 Sqn Changera and Killaur Villages, Patiala Dist,
02 Jul 99 MiG-27 M Flt Lt Deepak Sharma +
10 Sqn Cr during take-off. Unstick and nose wheel touched
04 Aug 99 Cheetah SA-315 Sqn Ldr Farhat Samiullah Siddiqui +
Flt Lt Sanjay Kumar Pandey +
117 HU Cr in Himachal while on a rescue mission 2 K
06 Aug 99 MiG-29 Flt Lt Gaurav Chibber +
Click to View Record 223 Sqn Cr in Nainadevi Area Himachal Pt K
18 Aug 99 MiG-21 Bis Flt Lt Kuldhir Singh Deswal
51 Sqn Ejected Take Off from Srinagar AFB
18 Aug 99 MiG-21 Bis Fg Offr Gursimart Singh Dhindsa +
51 Sqn Cr on Take Off from Srinagar AFB
13 Sep 99 MiG-21
Cr while Landing at Uttarlai Pt Ejected
14 Sep 99 MiG-21 Fg Offr Rajnish Sisodia +
51 Sqn Cr Ushu Forests, Udhampur Gorakhpur
20 Sep 99 Jaguar IS
27 Sqn Gorakhpur Cr after TO Pt Ejected. 27 Sqn pilot usi
01 Oct 99 Kiran HJT-16 Flt Cdt S Agnihotri
AFA Bidar AFS Cr Ekalara Tanda Village
14 Oct 99 Kiran HJT-16 Fg Offr Chetanya Marathe +
408 AFS Ha Hakimpet, Jagdevpur Medak
04 Nov 99Unidentified UI
08 Nov 99 Jaguar IS
27 Sqn Chiduapur Vill Gorakhpur Dist Pt Ejected.
03 Dec 99 MiG-21 Fg Offr Pankaj Kumar Joshi +
21 Sqn Cr Zikrapur, Chandigarh AFB, Pt Ejected Killed
08 Dec 99 Kiran HJT-16 Lt Cdr Sanjay Chitnis
NAVY INS Dega, Cr Vzg Rly Lines
14 Dec 99 MiG-27 M
29 Sqn Ejected on take off roll - flying ac belonging to
15 Dec 99 MiG-21 FL C-706 Sqn Ldr Gurcharan Arora
30 Sqn Tezpur Pt Ejected. No Casualities on Ground

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