Senior Officers of the IAF - 1998 by date of rank

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Rank & NameAppointment, UnitDates
Air Chief Marshal Anil Yeshwant Tipnis (5859 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.23 Squadron1994-07-22 to 2002-04-18
Air Chief Marshal Satish Kumar Sareen (5370 F(P))CAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi1995-12-31 to 1998-12-31 - Retired
Air Chief Marshal Anil Yeshwant Tipnis (5859 F(P))CAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi1998-12-31 to 2001-12-31
Air Marshal Dinesh Chandra Dhyani (6590 ADM)AOA, Air Head QuartersDelhi1995-11-03 to 2001-06-30
Air Marshal Janak Kapur (5585 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.17 Squadron1995-12-20 to 1998-10-25
Air Marshal Prithvi Singh Brar (6007 F(P))AOC-in-C, Eastern Air CommandShillong1996-04-01 to 1999-01-03
Air Marshal Darshan Singh Basra (6519 F(P))SASO, Eastern Air CommandShillong1996-04-01 to 1998-02-28
Air Marshal Vinod Kumar Verma (6528 F(P))AOP, Air Head QuartersDelhi1996-04-11 to 1999-09-30
Air Marshal Philip Rajkumar (6748 F(P))Proj Dir, National Flight Test Center, ADABangalore1996-09-17 to 2001-08-31
Air Marshal Prakash Sadashivrao Pingale (6755 F(P))IG (Flt Insp & Safety), Air Head QuartersDelhi1996-10-16 to 1999-09-30
Air Marshal Sahab Prasad Verma (6466 MED)DGMS (Air), Air Head QuartersDelhi1997-02-02 to 2000-05-31
Air Marshal Vinod Patney (6125 F(P))AOC-in-C, Western Air CommandDelhi1997-04-01 to 1999-10-31
Air Marshal Anil Yeshwant Tipnis (5859 F(P))VCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi1997-04-01 to 1998-12-31
Air Marshal Krishnan Narayan Nair (6346 F(P))AOC-in-C, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum1997-05-01 to 1999-01-02
Air Marshal Thrunillayi Ramaswamy Janakiraman (7058 AE(M))SMSO, Maintenance CommandNagpur1997-06-16 to 1999-05-23
Air Marshal Khushindhar Singh Bindra (6863 F(P))SASO, Central Air CommandAllahabad1997-07-01 to 1998-02-15
Air Marshal Shanti Swaroop Gupta (6805 AE(M))AOC-in-C, Maintenance CommandNagpur1997-08-01 to 2002-04-30
Air Marshal Proteep Kumar Ghosh (7106 AE(L))AOM, Air Head QuartersDelhi1997-08-01 to 1999-05-31
Air Marshal Syed Shahid Hussain Naqvi (7193 F(P))DCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi1997-09-01 to 1999-09-30
Air Marshal Teshter Jall Master (7224 F(P))SASO, South Western Air CommandJohdpur/ Gandhinagar1997-09-01 to 1999-09-30
Air Marshal Michael McMahon (7399 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.14 Squadron1997-09-08 to 2004-09-30
Air Marshal Srinivasapuram Krishnaswamy (6338 F(P))AOC-in-C, South Western Air CommandJohdpur/ Gandhinagar1997-12-01 to 1999-10-31
Air Marshal Vinod Kumar Bhatia (6497 F(P))AOC-in-C, Central Air CommandAllahabad1997-12-22 to 1999-10-31
Air Marshal Jagbir Singh Rai (6507 F(P))AOC-in-C, Training CommandBangalore1998-01-01 to 2001-03-31
Air Marshal Manek Bomanshaw Madon (7681 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.29 Squadron1998-01-01 to 2005-12-31
Air Marshal Manjit Singh Sekhon (6756 F(P))SASO, Eastern Air CommandShillong1998-03-01 to 1999-09-30
Air Marshal Satish Govind Inamdar (7189 F(P))SASO, Central Air CommandAllahabad1998-03-09 to 1999-09-29
Air Marshal Darshan Singh Basra (6519 F(P))SASO, Western Air CommandDelhi1998-03-09 to 1999-01-03
Air Marshal Allandur Sulochanan Gurunathan (10443 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.16 Squadron1998-03-16 to 2004-03-31
Air Marshal Sunil Kumar Malik (9002 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.17 Squadron1998-10-26 to 2005-07-31
Air Vice Marshal Tushar Sen (6006 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.1 Squadron1993-10-01 to 1999-03-30
Air Vice Marshal Krishna Chandra Verma (7583 MET)Director (Meteorology), Air Head QuartersDelhi1994-12-01 to 1998-11-02
Air Vice Marshal Sriperumbudur Raghavan (6710 LGS)ACAS (Logistics), Air Head QuartersDelhi1995-01-02 to 1999-03-21
Air Vice Marshal Suresh Chandra Vohra (6713 LGS)AOLM, Maintenance CommandNagpur1995-07-10 to 1999-03-21
Air Vice Marshal Srinivas Anand Bhaskar Naidu (7230 F(P))SOA, Training CommandBangalore1995-08-01 to 1998-01-31
Air Vice Marshal Jeffrey D'Souza (7432 F(P))SDS (Air), National Defence CollegeDelhi1995-09-01 to 1998-03-31 - Retired
Air Vice Marshal Manek Bomanshaw Madon (7681 F(P))Cmdt, Air Force AcademyDundigal1995-12-21 to 1998-08-17
Air Vice Marshal Harbans Perminder Singh (7485 F(N))SOA, Eastern Air CommandShillong1996-02-01 to 1998-07-09
Air Vice Marshal Sitaramaiah Pingali (7674 F(P))Director (PO), Air Head QuartersDelhi1996-03-01 to 1998-08-16
Air Vice Marshal Jogendra Singh Sisodia (7696 F(P))ACAS (Plans), Air Head QuartersDelhi1996-03-29 to 1998-08-16
Air Vice Marshal Michael McMahon (7399 F(P))ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhi1996-06-01 to 1999-01-01
Air Vice Marshal Govind Chandra Singh Rajwar (8103 F(N))SOA, Western Air CommandDelhi1996-07-01 to 1998-08-17
Air Vice Marshal Awatar Krishan Zadoo (7922 AE(L))SMSO, Central Air CommandAllahabad1996-07-22 to 1998-05-28
Air Vice Marshal Kurumthodathil Cherian Phillipose (7702 F(P))AOC, Maritime Air OperationsBombay1996-07-30 to 1999-02-10
Air Vice Marshal Adi Rustomji Ghandhi (7722 F(P))Addl ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhi1996-10-01 to 1998-07-20
Air Vice Marshal Satish Govind Inamdar (7189 F(P))CI (Air), Defence Services Staff CollegeWellington1996-10-01 to 1998-06-30
Air Vice Marshal Jagnandan Kumar Pathania (8053 ADM)SOA, Central Air CommandAllahabad1997-01-20 to 1998-08-16
Air Vice Marshal Ashok Kumar Goel (8151 F(P))Ops Mgr, Aviation Research CenterDelhi1997-02-01 to 1999-12-31
Air Vice Marshal Purnendu Kumar Mukherjee (7698 F(P))ACAS (Inspection), Air Head QuartersDelhi1997-02-03 to 2000-01-06
Air Vice Marshal Aditya Vikram Pethia (8384 F(P))Director (Training), Air Head QuartersDelhi1997-03-03 to 1999-02-14
Air Vice Marshal Gulugunji Vishnu Bhat (9666 ACCTS)Director (Fin Plan), Air Head QuartersDelhi1997-04-01 to 1998-04-30 - Retired
Air Vice Marshal Chandra Kant Krishnatri (7697 F(P))SASO, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum1997-05-01 to 1998-08-16
Air Vice Marshal Kukkehalli Prabhakar Hegde (7253 MED)Cmdt, Command Hospital, Air ForceBangalore1997-06-09 to 2000-03-31
Air Vice Marshal Man Mohan Sehgal (8390 F(P))SAASO, Maintenance CommandNagpur1997-06-20 to 1998-08-16
Air Vice Marshal Chandra Kant Krishnatri (7697 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.6 Squadron1997-09-01 to 2000-08-01
Air Vice Marshal Anil Kumar Trikha (8436 F(P))Cmdt, College of Air WarfareSecunderabad1997-10-03 to 1999-08-31
Air Vice Marshal Bijoy Krishna Pandey (8990 F(P))Dy Cmdt & CI, National Defence AcademyKhadakvasla1997-12-19 to 2000-02-06
Air Vice Marshal Ramesh Chandra Mahadik (8570 ADM)ACAS (Works), Air Head QuartersDelhi1998-02-01 to 1999-09-01
Air Vice Marshal Arunachalam Saibaba (9996 ADM)SOA, Training CommandBangalore1998-02-01 to 1999-08-31
Air Vice Marshal Nirmal Thusu (9033 F(P))SDS (Air), National Defence CollegeDelhi1998-04-01 to 2000-01-06
Air Vice Marshal Pirthi Pal Singh Kahlon (7979 AE(M))SMSO, Central Air CommandAllahabad1998-05-29 to 2001-02-28
Air Vice Marshal Narayan Menon (9005 F(P))AOC, Jammu & KashmirUdhampur1998-06-01 to 2000-02-01
Air Vice Marshal Subhash Chandra Rastogi (8999 F(P))CI (Air), Defence Services Staff CollegeWellington1998-07-01 to 1999-12-31
Air Vice Marshal Sunil Kumar Malik (9002 F(P))Addl ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhi1998-08-01 to 1999-09-01
Air Vice Marshal Man Mohan Sehgal (8390 F(P))ACAS (Plans), Air Head QuartersDelhi1998-08-17 to 1999-12-31
Air Vice Marshal Adi Rustomji Ghandhi (7722 F(P))Director (PO), Air Head QuartersDelhi1998-08-17 to 1998-11-02
Air Vice Marshal Krishan Kumar Sangar (7017 F(P))SAASO, Maintenance CommandNagpur1998-08-17 to 1999-05-31
Air Vice Marshal Sitaramaiah Pingali (7674 F(P))SASO, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum1998-08-17 to 2000-04-16
Air Vice Marshal Manek Bomanshaw Madon (7681 F(P))SOA, Central Air CommandAllahabad1998-08-17 to 1999-08-31
Air Vice Marshal Chandra Kant Krishnatri (7697 F(P))SOA, Eastern Air CommandShillong1998-08-17 to 1999-02-09
Air Vice Marshal Govind Chandra Singh Rajwar (8103 F(N))ADG (A), HQ NCCDelhi1998-08-18 to 1999-11-30
Air Vice Marshal Jogendra Singh Sisodia (7696 F(P))Cmdt, Air Force AcademyDundigal1998-08-18 to 2000-07-31
Air Vice Marshal Krishna Chandra Verma (7583 MET)ACAS (Meteorology), Air Head QuartersDelhi1998-11-03 to 2001-06-30
Air Vice Marshal Adi Rustomji Ghandhi (7722 F(P))ACAS (Pers - Officers), Air Head QuartersDelhi1998-11-03 to 1999-08-31

Note: All the data available here is publicly available in the Gazette of India, published by the Indian Government, or from public domain sources, press releases about Awards and Right-To-Information (RTI) Requests. Additionally data shared by veterans is added to the page with permission. No data with respect to serving officers below the rank of AVM is displayed. Information in Gazette of India and Award citations and photographs as released by the Indian Air Force are the only details displayed.