3 Tactical Air Center


Date Raised : 1956-05-31 Location : Kohima
3 TAC was raised at Kohima in 1956 and attached to 33 Corps. During the early period the TAC remained at Kohima except a brief period of Feb 1960 to June 1961 when it was based in Shillong. In June 1962 it moved to Sukhna with 33 corps

Commanding Officers


10 Mar 61 - 26 Jun 62
Group Captain
Madhav Bhawrao Naik
1874 F(P)
CO
Kohima

16 Jul 62 - 30 Nov 64
Group Captain
Himmat Singh Ravubha Gohel
1705 F(P)
CO
Siliguri

01 May 69 - 01 Dec 71
Group Captain
Manohar Laxman Kolhatkar
3378 F(N)
CO
Siliguri

01 Jan 90 - 01 Jan 92
Group Captain
Santhanagopalan Chandra Kumar
11801 F(N)
CO
Siliguri

Unknown -
Group Captain
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CO
Siliguri

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