Senior Officers of the IAF - 1998 by Appointment

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Appointment, UnitRank & NameDates
CAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Chief Marshal Satish Kumar Sareen (5370 F(P))1995-12-31 to 1998-12-31 - Retired
--------do---------DelhiAir Chief Marshal Anil Yeshwant Tipnis (5859 F(P))1998-12-31 to 2001-12-31
Cmde Cmdt, No.23 Squadron --Same as above--1994-07-22 to 2002-04-18
AOA, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Dinesh Chandra Dhyani (6590 ADM)1995-11-03 to 2001-06-30
AOC-in-C, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Marshal Vinod Kumar Bhatia (6497 F(P))1997-12-22 to 1999-10-31
AOC-in-C, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Marshal Prithvi Singh Brar (6007 F(P))1996-04-01 to 1999-01-03
AOC-in-C, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Marshal Shanti Swaroop Gupta (6805 AE(M))1997-08-01 to 2002-04-30
AOC-in-C, Southern Air CommandTrivandrumAir Marshal Krishnan Narayan Nair (6346 F(P))1997-05-01 to 1999-01-02
AOC-in-C, South Western Air CommandJohdpur/ GandhinagarAir Marshal Srinivasapuram Krishnaswamy (6338 F(P))1997-12-01 to 1999-10-31
AOC-in-C, Training CommandBangaloreAir Marshal Jagbir Singh Rai (6507 F(P))1998-01-01 to 2001-03-31
AOC-in-C, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Marshal Vinod Patney (6125 F(P))1997-04-01 to 1999-10-31
AOM, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Proteep Kumar Ghosh (7106 AE(L))1997-08-01 to 1999-05-31
AOP, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Vinod Kumar Verma (6528 F(P))1996-04-11 to 1999-09-30
Cmde Cmdt, No.14 SquadronAir Marshal Michael McMahon (7399 F(P))1997-09-08 to 2004-09-30
Cmde Cmdt, No.16 SquadronAir Marshal Allandur Sulochanan Gurunathan (10443 F(P))1998-03-16 to 2004-03-31
Cmde Cmdt, No.17 SquadronAir Marshal Janak Kapur (5585 F(P))1995-12-20 to 1998-10-25
--------do---------Air Marshal Sunil Kumar Malik (9002 F(P))1998-10-26 to 2005-07-31
Cmde Cmdt, No.29 SquadronAir Marshal Manek Bomanshaw Madon (7681 F(P))1998-01-01 to 2005-12-31
DCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Syed Shahid Hussain Naqvi (7193 F(P))1997-09-01 to 1999-09-30
DGMS (Air), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Sahab Prasad Verma (6466 MED)1997-02-02 to 2000-05-31
IG (Flt Insp & Safety), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Prakash Sadashivrao Pingale (6755 F(P))1996-10-16 to 1999-09-30
Proj Dir, National Flight Test Center, ADABangaloreAir Marshal Philip Rajkumar (6748 F(P))1996-09-17 to 2001-08-31
SASO, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Marshal Khushindhar Singh Bindra (6863 F(P))1997-07-01 to 1998-02-15
--------do---------AllahabadAir Marshal Satish Govind Inamdar (7189 F(P))1998-03-09 to 1999-09-29
SASO, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Marshal Darshan Singh Basra (6519 F(P))1996-04-01 to 1998-02-28
--------do---------ShillongAir Marshal Manjit Singh Sekhon (6756 F(P))1998-03-01 to 1999-09-30
SASO, South Western Air CommandJohdpur/ GandhinagarAir Marshal Teshter Jall Master (7224 F(P))1997-09-01 to 1999-09-30
SASO, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Marshal Darshan Singh Basra (6519 F(P))1998-03-09 to 1999-01-03
SMSO, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Marshal Thrunillayi Ramaswamy Janakiraman (7058 AE(M))1997-06-16 to 1999-05-23
VCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Anil Yeshwant Tipnis (5859 F(P))1997-04-01 to 1998-12-31
ACAS (Inspection), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Purnendu Kumar Mukherjee (7698 F(P))1997-02-03 to 2000-01-06
ACAS (Logistics), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Sriperumbudur Raghavan (6710 LGS)1995-01-02 to 1999-03-21
ACAS (Meteorology), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Krishna Chandra Verma (7583 MET)1998-11-03 to 2001-06-30
ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Michael McMahon (7399 F(P))1996-06-01 to 1999-01-01
ACAS (Pers - Officers), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Adi Rustomji Ghandhi (7722 F(P))1998-11-03 to 1999-08-31
ACAS (Plans), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Jogendra Singh Sisodia (7696 F(P))1996-03-29 to 1998-08-16
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Man Mohan Sehgal (8390 F(P))1998-08-17 to 1999-12-31
ACAS (Works), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Ramesh Chandra Mahadik (8570 ADM)1998-02-01 to 1999-09-01
Addl ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Adi Rustomji Ghandhi (7722 F(P))1996-10-01 to 1998-07-20
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Sunil Kumar Malik (9002 F(P))1998-08-01 to 1999-09-01
ADG (A), HQ NCCDelhiAir Vice Marshal Govind Chandra Singh Rajwar (8103 F(N))1998-08-18 to 1999-11-30
AOC, Jammu & KashmirUdhampurAir Vice Marshal Narayan Menon (9005 F(P))1998-06-01 to 2000-02-01
AOC, Maritime Air OperationsBombayAir Vice Marshal Kurumthodathil Cherian Phillipose (7702 F(P))1996-07-30 to 1999-02-10
AOLM, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Vice Marshal Suresh Chandra Vohra (6713 LGS)1995-07-10 to 1999-03-21
CI (Air), Defence Services Staff CollegeWellingtonAir Vice Marshal Satish Govind Inamdar (7189 F(P))1996-10-01 to 1998-06-30
--------do---------WellingtonAir Vice Marshal Subhash Chandra Rastogi (8999 F(P))1998-07-01 to 1999-12-31
Cmde Cmdt, No.1 SquadronAir Vice Marshal Tushar Sen (6006 F(P))1993-10-01 to 1999-03-30
Cmde Cmdt, No.6 SquadronAir Vice Marshal Chandra Kant Krishnatri (7697 F(P))1997-09-01 to 2000-08-01
Cmdt, Air Force AcademyDundigalAir Vice Marshal Manek Bomanshaw Madon (7681 F(P))1995-12-21 to 1998-08-17
--------do---------DundigalAir Vice Marshal Jogendra Singh Sisodia (7696 F(P))1998-08-18 to 2000-07-31
Cmdt, College of Air WarfareSecunderabadAir Vice Marshal Anil Kumar Trikha (8436 F(P))1997-10-03 to 1999-08-31
Cmdt, Command Hospital, Air ForceBangaloreAir Vice Marshal Kukkehalli Prabhakar Hegde (7253 MED)1997-06-09 to 2000-03-31
Director (Fin Plan), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Gulugunji Vishnu Bhat (9666 ACCTS)1997-04-01 to 1998-04-30 - Retired
Director (Meteorology), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Krishna Chandra Verma (7583 MET)1994-12-01 to 1998-11-02
Director (PO), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Sitaramaiah Pingali (7674 F(P))1996-03-01 to 1998-08-16
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Adi Rustomji Ghandhi (7722 F(P))1998-08-17 to 1998-11-02
Director (Training), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Aditya Vikram Pethia (8384 F(P))1997-03-03 to 1999-02-14
Dy Cmdt & CI, National Defence AcademyKhadakvaslaAir Vice Marshal Bijoy Krishna Pandey (8990 F(P))1997-12-19 to 2000-02-06
Ops Mgr, Aviation Research CenterDelhiAir Vice Marshal Ashok Kumar Goel (8151 F(P))1997-02-01 to 1999-12-31
SAASO, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Vice Marshal Krishan Kumar Sangar (7017 F(P))1998-08-17 to 1999-05-31
--------do---------NagpurAir Vice Marshal Man Mohan Sehgal (8390 F(P))1997-06-20 to 1998-08-16
SASO, Southern Air CommandTrivandrumAir Vice Marshal Sitaramaiah Pingali (7674 F(P))1998-08-17 to 2000-04-16
--------do---------TrivandrumAir Vice Marshal Chandra Kant Krishnatri (7697 F(P))1997-05-01 to 1998-08-16
SDS (Air), National Defence CollegeDelhiAir Vice Marshal Jeffrey D'Souza (7432 F(P))1995-09-01 to 1998-03-31 - Retired
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Nirmal Thusu (9033 F(P))1998-04-01 to 2000-01-06
SMSO, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Vice Marshal Awatar Krishan Zadoo (7922 AE(L))1996-07-22 to 1998-05-28
--------do---------AllahabadAir Vice Marshal Pirthi Pal Singh Kahlon (7979 AE(M))1998-05-29 to 2001-02-28
SOA, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Vice Marshal Manek Bomanshaw Madon (7681 F(P))1998-08-17 to 1999-08-31
--------do---------AllahabadAir Vice Marshal Jagnandan Kumar Pathania (8053 ADM)1997-01-20 to 1998-08-16
SOA, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Vice Marshal Harbans Perminder Singh (7485 F(N))1996-02-01 to 1998-07-09
--------do---------ShillongAir Vice Marshal Chandra Kant Krishnatri (7697 F(P))1998-08-17 to 1999-02-09
SOA, Training CommandBangaloreAir Vice Marshal Srinivas Anand Bhaskar Naidu (7230 F(P))1995-08-01 to 1998-01-31
--------do---------BangaloreAir Vice Marshal Arunachalam Saibaba (9996 ADM)1998-02-01 to 1999-08-31
SOA, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Vice Marshal Govind Chandra Singh Rajwar (8103 F(N))1996-07-01 to 1998-08-17

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