Senior Officers of the IAF - 1989 by Appointment

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Appointment, UnitRank & NameDates
CAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Chief Marshal Surendra Kumar Mehra (4197 F(P))1988-08-01 to 1991-07-31
Cmde Cmdt, No.17 SquadronAir Chief Marshal Swaroop Krishna Kaul (4721 F(P))1985-07-20 to 1995-12-31
AOA, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Parduman Kumar Jain (4366 ADM)1988-01-28 to 1991-01-31
AOC-in-C, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Marshal Mohinder Singh Bawa (4494 F(P))1988-03-01 to 1990-12-31
AOC-in-C, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Marshal Man Mohan Sinha (4408 F(P))1988-02-08 to 1991-01-31
AOC-in-C, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Marshal Kuldip Singh Bhatia (4139 AE(L))1987-11-01 to 1989-04-30 - Retired
--------do---------NagpurAir Marshal Sibaprasad Chakrabarti (4528 AE(M))1989-05-01 to 1991-01-31
AOC-in-C, Southern Air CommandTrivandrumAir Marshal Gandharva Sen (4429 F(P))1987-12-21 to 1989-10-31 - Retired
--------do---------TrivandrumAir Marshal Suresh Chand (4585 F(P))1989-11-07 to 1991-03-31
AOC-in-C, South Western Air CommandJodhpurAir Marshal Partha Kumar Dey (4404 F(P))1988-08-01 to 1992-03-31
AOC-in-C, Training CommandBangaloreAir Marshal Jagdish Kumar Seth (4403 F(P))1987-12-01 to 1991-09-30
AOC-in-C, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Marshal Prithi Singh (4480 F(P))1988-08-01 to 1992-04-30
AOM, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Raj Kumar Nehra (4518 AE(M))1989-05-10 to 1990-12-31
AOP, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Parduman Krishan Puri (4397 F(N))1988-09-01 to 1989-06-30 - Retired
--------do---------DelhiAir Marshal Har Krishan Oberai (4583 F(P))1989-07-03 to 1990-09-30
Cmde Cmdt, No.1 SquadronAir Marshal Brijesh Dhar Jayal (4972 F(P))1987-07-15 to 1993-09-30
Cmde Cmdt, No.14 SquadronAir Marshal Dinanath Ramchander Nadkarni (5587 F(P))1987-07-15 to 1997-09-08
Cmde Cmdt, No.29 SquadronAir Marshal Prabhat Kumar Varma (4822 F(P))1987-09-14 to 1997-12-31
Cmde Cmdt, No.43 SquadronAir Marshal Kapil Dev Chadha (3845 F(P))1982-01-01 to 1990-08-08
Cmdt, National Defence AcademyKhadakvaslaAir Marshal Didar Singh Sabhikhi (4393 F(N))1988-06-29 to 1991-08-31
CoS, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Marshal Dilip Shankar Jog (4608 F(P))1987-12-30 to 1990-03-31
DCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Rajendra Kumar Dhawan (4736 F(P))1988-08-01 to 1990-04-01
DG (Radar & Comm Project), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Abraham Mathews (4547 AE(L))1988-08-01 to 1991-01-31
DGMS (Air), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Amarjit Singh Chahal (19976 MED)1988-09-01 to 1989-12-31 - Retired
SASO, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Marshal Suresh Chand (4585 F(P))1988-01-18 to 1989-11-05
SASO, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Marshal Sukh Dev Mohan (4789 F(P))1989-07-03 to 1991-04-30
SASO, Training CommandBangaloreAir Marshal Pattathil Venugopal (4431 F(P))1986-12-01 to 1989-06-30
--------do---------BangaloreAir Marshal Kshirode Krishna Sen (4495 F(P))1989-07-01 to 1990-05-31
SMSO, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Marshal Raj Kumar Nehra (4518 AE(M))1988-01-11 to 1989-04-06
--------do---------NagpurAir Marshal Shashikumar Samuel Ramdas (4930 AE(M))1989-04-08 to 1990-11-01
VCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Nirmal Chandra Suri (4236 F(P))1988-03-01 to 1991-07-31
ACAS (Inspection), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Pondicherry Jayarao Jayakumar (5037 F(P))1989-01-01 to 1990-09-30
ACAS (Logistics), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Suresh Ganesh Heble (5169 LGS)1987-11-01 to 1990-06-30
ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Brijesh Dhar Jayal (4972 F(P))1989-09-01 to 1990-04-01
ACAS (Plans), Air Head QuartersDelhi --Same as above--1987-09-03 to 1989-07-02
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Ravinder Nath Bharadwaj (5001 F(P))1989-07-03 to 1990-06-24
Addl ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Keith David Kingsley Lewis (5109 F(P))1989-01-02 to 1989-07-02
AOC, 1 Air Defence Control CentreDelhiAir Vice Marshal Trilochan Singh (5043 F(P))1988-05-01 to 1990-02-28
AOC, Jammu & KashmirUdhampurAir Vice Marshal Dushyant Singh (5048 F(P))1988-02-01 to 1989-02-28
AOC, Maritime Air OperationsBombayAir Vice Marshal Purushottam Laxmikant Purohit (4581 F(P))1988-02-15 to 1989-01-31 - Retired
--------do---------BombayAir Vice Marshal Thupakulu Narasimhulu Bhavani Shankar (5060 F(P))1989-02-01 to 1991-10-31
AOLM, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Vice Marshal Subharatnam Kasinath (5467 LGS)1988-01-15 to 1991-04-30
CI (Air), Defence Services Staff CollegeWellingtonAir Vice Marshal Amia Kumar Sen (4717 F(P))1987-01-01 to 1990-06-30
Cmde Cmdt, No.23 SquadronAir Vice Marshal Subramaniam Raghavendran (3840 F(P))1982-08-18 to 1990-05-17
Cmde Cmdt, No.6 SquadronAir Vice Marshal Harjit Singh Ghuman (5692 F(P))1988-10-08 to 1997-09-01
Cmdt, Air Force AcademyDundigalAir Vice Marshal Eric Lionel Allen (4582 F(P))1988-01-19 to 1990-02-28
Cmdt, Aircraft and Systems Testing EstablishmentBangaloreAir Vice Marshal Ajit Singh Lamba (4877 F(P))1987-03-01 to 1991-04-28
Cmdt, College of Air WarfareSecunderabadAir Vice Marshal Pondicherry Jayarao Jayakumar (5037 F(P))1988-02-15 to 1989-07-02
--------do---------SecunderabadAir Vice Marshal Dushyant Singh (5048 F(P))1989-07-03 to 1991-03-08
Cmdt, College of Defence ManagementSecunderabadAir Vice Marshal Sadanand Kulkarni (5292 F(N))1989-03-01 to 1991-04-07
Cmdt, Command Hospital, Air ForceBangaloreAir Vice Marshal Pinnapakkam Masilamani Sundaram (4857 MED)1987-10-31 to 1990-04-29
DG , Air Force Naval Housing BoardDelhiAir Vice Marshal Amrit Mohan Mehta (5051 F(P))1989-04-01 to 1992-03-31
Director (Accounts), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Surendra Nath Chaturvedi (5030 ACCTS)1984-06-01 to 1989-10-31 - Retired
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Sabnavis Tirumal Rao (5530 ACCTS)1989-11-01 to 1991-11-30
Director (Education), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Aryamurthy Abhaya Kumar (5153 EDN)1986-11-01 to 1989-12-31 - Retired
Director (Fin Plan), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Pooran Dev Adlakha (5266 ACCTS)1988-08-01 to 1989-08-31 - Retired
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Manmohan Waman Desai (5524 ACCTS)1989-09-01 to 1991-07-31
Director (Intelligence), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Keith David Kingsley Lewis (5109 F(P))1988-03-28 to 1989-01-01
Director (Meteorology), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Rajendra Kumar Mathur (5759 MET)1986-01-06 to 1989-08-31 - Retired
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Narayanaswamy Natarajan (6183 MET)1989-09-01 to 1994-11-30
Director (PO), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Palamadai Muthuswamy Ramachandran (4973 F(P))1988-12-19 to 1990-05-17
Director (Training), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Madhabendra Banerji (4898 F(P))1988-01-18 to 1990-01-31
SAASO, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Vice Marshal Sudheer Rajaram Karkare (5083 F(N))1989-01-02 to 1990-10-31
SASO, Southern Air CommandTrivandrumAir Vice Marshal Edwin Godfrey Salins (4796 F(P))1988-04-11 to 1989-02-28 - Retired
--------do---------TrivandrumAir Vice Marshal Verinder Puri (5199 F(P))1989-03-01 to 1992-05-12
SASO, South Western Air CommandJodhpurAir Vice Marshal Swaroop Krishna Kaul (4721 F(P))1988-03-01 to 1989-01-01
SDS (Air), National Defence CollegeDelhiAir Vice Marshal Sukh Dev Mohan (4789 F(P))1986-07-14 to 1989-06-30
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Keith David Kingsley Lewis (5109 F(P))1989-07-03 to 1991-03-24
SMSO, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Vice Marshal Amal Kumar Mukhopadhyay (5237 AE(M))1988-08-01 to 1989-12-31
SMSO, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Vice Marshal Shashikumar Samuel Ramdas (4930 AE(M))1986-01-01 to 1989-05-08
SOA, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Vice Marshal Naresh Kumar (5057 F(P))1988-03-10 to 1989-07-02
--------do---------AllahabadAir Vice Marshal Surinder Pal Dhawan (5298 F(N))1989-07-17 to 1991-03-20
SOA, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Vice Marshal Debabrata Choudhury (4759 ADM)1988-11-01 to 1990-05-31
SOA, Training CommandBangaloreAir Vice Marshal Peter Eric Gaynor (5110 F(P))1988-08-01 to 1990-11-30
SOA, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Vice Marshal Ranjit Singh Bedi (5120 F(P))1988-11-01 to 1991-05-27

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