No.2228 Squadron Sentinels


Date Raised : 1988-06-06 Location : Bawana (Delhi)
SA-3 Pechora Squadron. It was originally formed at Barrackpore and moved to Bawana in June 1991 replacing 67 Sqn.

Commanding Officers


28 Jan 90 - 27 Aug 92
Wing Commander
Mohammad Raza Shirazi
7705 F(P)
CO
Barrackpore/ Bawana

28 Aug 92 - 16 Dec 92
Wing Commander
Sweesh Mohan Nanda
9445 F(P)
CO
Bawana

17 Dec 92 - 31 Aug 96
Wing Commander
Rajendra Balkrishna Patwardhan
13609 F(P)
CO
Bawana

01 Sep 96 - 24 May 98
Wing Commander
Raja Singh
15056 F(P)
CO
Bawana

25 May 98 - 09 Jul 00
Squadron Leader
Kulwant Singh Raina
17371 F(P)
CO
Bawana

10 Jul 00 - 05 May 01
Squadron Leader
Navneet Goswami
17462 F(P)
CO
Bawana

06 May 01 - 31 Mar 03
Wing Commander
Praveen Korla
16407 F(P)
CO
Bawana

01 Apr 03 - 04 Aug 04
Wing Commander
Vinod Rangabhashayam
16811 F(P)
CO
Bawana

05 Aug 04 - 01 Apr 07
Wing Commander
Lalan Kumar
18596 F(P)
CO
Bawana

02 Apr 07 - 28 Aug 08
Wing Commander
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CO
Bawana

29 Aug 08 - 04 Jul 10
Wing Commander
D K Singh

CO
Bawana

05 Jul 10 - 05 Jun 12
Wing Commander
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CO
Bawana

09 Jul 12 - 31 Mar 15
Group Captain
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CO
Bawana

01 Apr 15 - 27 Mar 17
Wing Commander
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CO
Bawana

27 Mar 17 - 02 Sep 19
Group Captain
Sandeep Sethi
23232 F(N)
CO
Bawana

02 Sep 19 -
Wing Commander
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CO
Bawana

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