Advanced Flying School (India)


Date Raised : 1947-08-16 Disbanded : 1949-08-11 Location : Ambala

Commanding Officers


Unknown - 15 Aug 47
Group Captain
CEJ Bains
RAF
CO
Ambala

16 Aug 47 - 15 Aug 48
Group Captain
Arjan Singh
1577 GD(P)
CO
Ambala

16 Aug 48 - 15 Nov 48
Group Captain
Ravinder Hari Darshan Singh
1558 GD(P)
CO
Ambala

16 Nov 48 - 11 Aug 49
Group Captain
Erlic Wilmot Pinto
1593 GD(P)
CO
Ambala
Unit continued existence as 1 AFA

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