AFS Begumpet


Date Raised : 1968-01-04 Location : Secunderabad
Unit previously existed as 1 TTW

Commanding Officers


04 Jan 68 - 21 Jan 70
Group Captain
Koyithodyil Ravindran Nair
3475 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

22 Jan 70 - 28 Dec 72
Group Captain
Madhu Sudan Ray
3469 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

29 Dec 72 - 13 Jun 76
Group Captain
Mohan Badami
3888 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

14 Jun 76 - 31 Dec 77
Group Captain
Sudarshan Lal Dutta
4764 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

18 Mar 78 - 19 Sep 80
Group Captain
Madhukar Keshav Joshi
4399 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

27 Oct 80 - 14 Dec 83
Group Captain
Hamid Muhammed Shahul
5461 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

15 Dec 83 - 22 Sep 84
Group Captain
Sadanand Kulkarni
5292 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

22 Oct 84 - 03 Aug 86
Group Captain
Munni Lal Chibb
5294 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

16 Sep 86 - 31 Oct 88
Group Captain
Muthusami Pillai Elangouan
8474 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

01 Nov 88 - 31 Dec 89
Group Captain
Prashant Satyadeo Dikshit
7487 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

01 Jan 90 - 28 Feb 93
Group Captain
Surya Pal Singh
9101 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

01 Mar 93 - 20 Jul 95
Group Captain
Kunwar Kuldeep Zalpuri
10638 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

20 Jul 95 - 02 Feb 98
Group Captain
Sunil Kumar Tandon
12792 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

02 Feb 98 - 05 Jan 00
Group Captain
Gautam Chaturvedi
12965 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

16 Mar 00 - 31 Jan 01
Group Captain
Vijiraj Govindraj
12791 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

01 Feb 01 - 08 Jul 01
Wing Commander
Chennupati Ramachandra Prasad
14998 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

09 Jul 01 - 15 Jun 03
Group Captain
Chennupati Ramachandra Prasad
14998 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

15 Jun 03 - 20 Apr 05
Group Captain
Anil Kumar Nair
14999 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

21 Apr 05 - 08 Jul 07
Group Captain
Sankappa Munnippady Adyanthaya
15899 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

09 Jul 07 - 06 Sep 09
Group Captain
Rakesh Tandon
17189 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

07 Sep 09 - 28 Dec 10
Group Captain
Chalilyli Rajeev
17187 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

29 Dec 10 - 30 Mar 14
Group Captain
E Krishna Prasad
18600 F(N)
Stn Cdr
Secunderabad

31 Mar 14 - 17 Apr 17
Air Commodore
Suresh Badyal
17478 F(N)
AOC
Secunderabad

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