No.171 Flight Hawks
Date Raised : 1976-01-13 Disbanded : 1978-08-04 Location : Hindon
181 Flt was initially formed as 171 Flt at Palam with two HS-748 aircraft. The unit conducts startegic and tactical Electronic Intelligence and Communication Intelligence reconnisance. It currently operates a Boeing 737-200 equipped with Airborne integrated SIGNIT system and HS-748 in COMINT/ COMJAM role.
|Dates||Rank & Name||Number||Remarks||Location||Photo|
|13 Jan 76 to 22 Dec 76||Squadron Leader Subramanian Srinivasa Rathnam||6010 F(P)||CO||Hindon|
|23 Dec 76 to 26 Nov 77||Squadron Leader Alvindar Chand||7660 F(P)||CO||Hindon|
|27 Nov 77 to 04 Aug 78||Squadron Leader Mohanji Kamlaji Sinha||7394 F(P)||CO||Hindon|