Senior Officers of the IAF - 2000 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
--Same as above--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 Philip Rajkumar (6748 F(P))Proj Dir, National Flight Test Center, ADABangalore1996-09-17 to 2001-08-31
Air Marshal Sahab Prasad Verma (6466 MED)DGMS (Air), Air Head QuartersDelhi1997-02-02 to 2000-05-31 - Retired
Air Marshal Shanti Swaroop Gupta (6805 AE(M))AOC-in-C, Maintenance CommandNagpur1997-08-01 to 2002-04-30
Air Marshal Michael McMahon (7399 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.14 Squadron1997-09-08 to 2004-09-30
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 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 Marshal Krishnan Narayan Nair (6346 F(P))AOC-in-C, Eastern Air CommandShillong1999-01-04 to 2000-11-30 - Retired
Air Marshal Prithvi Singh Brar (6007 F(P))VCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi1999-01-04 to 2000-07-31 - Retired
Air Marshal Darshan Singh Basra (6519 F(P))AOC-in-C, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum1999-01-15 to 2000-08-31 - Retired
Air Marshal Sriperumbudur Raghavan (6710 LGS)AOLM, Maintenance CommandNagpur1999-03-22 to 2001-10-31
Air Marshal Teshter Jall Master (7224 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.1 Squadron1999-03-31 to 2002-12-31
Air Marshal Velayudhan Girish Kumar (6747 F(P))Cmdt, National Defence CollegeDelhi1999-04-16 to 2001-03-31
Air Marshal Proteep Kumar Ghosh (7106 AE(L))SMSO, Maintenance CommandNagpur1999-08-24 to 2000-07-31
Air Marshal Manjit Singh Sekhon (6756 F(P))SASO, Western Air CommandDelhi1999-09-30 to 2000-08-31
Air Marshal Khushindhar Singh Bindra (6863 F(P))AOP, Air Head QuartersDelhi1999-10-01 to 2002-01-31
Air Marshal Satish Govind Inamdar (7189 F(P))DCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi1999-10-01 to 2000-11-30
Air Marshal Teshter Jall Master (7224 F(P))IG (Flt Insp & Safety), Air Head QuartersDelhi1999-10-01 to 2001-03-31
Air Marshal Vinod Kumar Verma (6528 F(P))SASO, Central Air CommandAllahabad1999-10-01 to 2000-07-31
Air Marshal Michael McMahon (7399 F(P))SASO, Eastern Air CommandShillong1999-10-01 to 2001-03-31
Air Marshal Prakash Sadashivrao Pingale (6755 F(P))SASO, South Western Air CommandGandhinagar1999-10-01 to 2001-03-31
Air Marshal Vinod Patney (6125 F(P))AOC-in-C, Central Air CommandAllahabad1999-11-01 to 2000-07-31
Air Marshal Vinod Kumar Bhatia (6497 F(P))AOC-in-C, South Western Air CommandGandhinagar1999-11-01 to 2001-07-31
Air Marshal Srinivasapuram Krishnaswamy (6338 F(P))AOC-in-C, Western Air CommandDelhi1999-11-01 to 2001-07-31
Air Marshal Laljee Kumar Verma (7768 MED)DGMS (Air), Air Head QuartersDelhi2000-06-01 to 2002-08-27
Air Marshal Vinod Kumar Verma (6528 F(P))AOC-in-C, Central Air CommandAllahabad2000-08-01 to 2002-04-30
Air Marshal Proteep Kumar Ghosh (7106 AE(L))DG (Radar & Comm Project), Air Head QuartersDelhi2000-08-01 to 2001-09-30
Air Marshal Tej Mohan Asthana (7672 F(P))SASO, Central Air CommandAllahabad2000-08-01 to 2000-11-30
Air Marshal Dinesh Chandra Nigam (7938 AE(L))SMSO, Maintenance CommandNagpur2000-08-01 to 2002-04-30
Air Marshal Vinod Patney (6125 F(P))VCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi2000-08-01 to 2001-07-31
Air Marshal Manjit Singh Sekhon (6756 F(P))AOC-in-C, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum2000-09-01 to 2002-03-12
Air Marshal Manek Bomanshaw Madon (7681 F(P))SASO, Western Air CommandDelhi2000-09-01 to 2002-01-20
Air Marshal Satish Govind Inamdar (7189 F(P))AOC-in-C, Eastern Air CommandShillong2000-12-01 to 2002-01-20
Air Marshal Tej Mohan Asthana (7672 F(P))DCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhi2000-12-01 to 2002-03-17
Air Marshal Shashindra Pal Tyagi (8130 F(P))SASO, Central Air CommandAllahabad2000-12-01 to 2002-05-14
Air Vice Marshal Purnendu Kumar Mukherjee (7698 F(P))ACAS (Inspection), Air Head QuartersDelhi1997-02-03 to 2000-01-06
Air Vice Marshal Kukkehalli Prabhakar Hegde (7253 MED)Cmdt, Command Hospital, Air ForceBangalore1997-06-09 to 2000-03-31
Air Vice Marshal Chandra Kant Krishnatri (7697 F(P))Cmde Cmdt, No.6 Squadron1997-09-01 to 2000-08-01
Air Vice Marshal Bijoy Krishna Pandey (8990 F(P))Dy Cmdt & CI, National Defence AcademyKhadakvasla1997-12-19 to 2000-02-06
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 Sitaramaiah Pingali (7674 F(P))SASO, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum1998-08-17 to 2000-04-16
Air Vice Marshal Jogendra Singh Sisodia (7696 F(P))Cmdt, Air Force AcademyDundigal1998-08-18 to 2000-07-31 - Retired
Air Vice Marshal Krishna Chandra Verma (7583 MET)ACAS (Meteorology), Air Head QuartersDelhi1998-11-03 to 2001-06-30
Air Vice Marshal Chandra Kant Krishnatri (7697 F(P))AOC, Maritime Air OperationsBombay1999-02-11 to 2000-08-31 - Retired
Air Vice Marshal Manpreet Singh Brar (8715 F(P))Director (Training), Air Head QuartersDelhi1999-02-15 to 2001-08-31
Air Vice Marshal Aditya Vikram Pethia (8384 F(P))SOA, Eastern Air CommandShillong1999-02-15 to 2000-07-16
Air Vice Marshal Suresh Chandra Vohra (6713 LGS)ACAS (Logistics), Air Head QuartersDelhi1999-03-22 to 2000-07-31 - Retired
Air Vice Marshal Raghu Rajan (8997 F(P))SAASO, Maintenance CommandNagpur1999-07-01 to 2000-06-06
Air Vice Marshal Sunil Kumar Malik (9002 F(P))ACAS (Intelligence), Air Head QuartersDelhi1999-09-01 to 2002-01-12
Air Vice Marshal Shashindra Pal Tyagi (8130 F(P))ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhi1999-09-01 to 2000-12-01
Air Vice Marshal Tej Mohan Asthana (7672 F(P))ACAS (Pers - Officers), Air Head QuartersDelhi1999-09-01 to 2000-07-31
Air Vice Marshal Satish Kumar Jain (9716 F(P))Addl ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhi1999-09-01 to 2000-01-06
Air Vice Marshal Anil Kumar Trikha (8436 F(P))AOC, 2 Air Defence Control CentreGandhinagar1999-09-01 to 2000-03-31
Air Vice Marshal Adi Rustomji Ghandhi (7722 F(P))Cmdt, College of Air WarfareSecunderabad1999-09-01 to 2001-03-31
Air Vice Marshal Ramesh Chandra Mahadik (8570 ADM)SOA, Central Air CommandAllahabad1999-09-01 to 2000-08-07
Air Vice Marshal Amalendra Nath Sen (8395 F(P))SOA, Training CommandBangalore1999-09-01 to 2001-07-31
Air Vice Marshal Govind Chandra Singh Rajwar (8103 F(N))SOA, South Western Air CommandGandhinagar1999-12-01 to 2000-12-31
Air Vice Marshal Ashok Kumar Goel (8151 F(P))CI (Air), Defence Services Staff CollegeWellington2000-01-01 to 2001-03-01
Air Vice Marshal Subhash Chandra Rastogi (8999 F(P))ACAS (Plans), Air Head QuartersDelhi2000-01-03 to 2002-09-15
Air Vice Marshal Narayan Menon (9005 F(P))Addl ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhi2000-02-01 to 2000-12-01
Air Vice Marshal Gopalasamudram Mahadevan Vishwanathan (9056 F(P))AOC, Jammu & KashmirUdhampur2000-02-01 to 2002-12-31
Air Vice Marshal Ranjeet Kumar Gupta (8899 AE(L))SMSO, Eastern Air CommandShillong2000-03-01 to 2001-09-30
Air Vice Marshal Puzhankara Ambalavattam Hari Mohan (9723 F(P))SASO, Southern Air CommandTrivandrum2000-04-17 to 2001-10-17
Air Vice Marshal Satish Kumar Jain (9716 F(P))AOC, Jammu & KashmirUdhampur2000-06-07 to 2000-12-17
Air Vice Marshal Harbinder Singh Sidhu (7682 F(P))SAASO, Maintenance CommandNagpur2000-06-07 to 2001-11-30
Air Vice Marshal Raghu Rajan (8997 F(P))SDS (Air), National Defence CollegeDelhi2000-06-07 to 2002-06-04
Air Vice Marshal Satish Kumar Ramlal Dham (8097 MED)Cmdt, Command Hospital, Air ForceBangalore2000-06-17 to 2001-12-31
Air Vice Marshal Aditya Vikram Pethia (8384 F(P))DG , Air Force Naval Housing BoardDelhi2000-07-17 to 2001-09-30
Air Vice Marshal Jagdarshan Singh Sandhu (10139 F(P))SOA, Eastern Air CommandShillong2000-07-17 to 2002-08-31
Air Vice Marshal Mukut Prasad Sanyal (10017 LGS)ACAS (Logistics), Air Head QuartersDelhi2000-08-01 to 2003-11-30
Air Vice Marshal Ajit Bhavnani (10440 F(P))ACAS (Pers - Officers), Air Head QuartersDelhi2000-08-01 to 2002-10-31
Air Vice Marshal Subhash Bhojwani (9734 F(P))Cmdt, Air Force AcademyDundigal2000-08-01 to 2002-06-05
Air Vice Marshal Apurba Kumar Bhattacharyya (10008 ADM)SOA, Central Air CommandAllahabad2000-08-14 to 2001-11-30
Air Vice Marshal Babu Ajit Kumar Shetty (10110 F(P))AOC, 1 Air Defence Control CentreDelhi2000-09-01 to 2002-08-31
Air Vice Marshal Harpal Singh Ahluwalia (9821 F(P))AOC, Maritime Air OperationsBombay2000-09-01 to 2002-06-09
Air Vice Marshal Narayan Menon (9005 F(P))ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhi2000-12-01 to 2002-02-01
Air Vice Marshal Satish Kumar Jain (9716 F(P))Addl ACAS (Ops), Air Head QuartersDelhi2000-12-17 to 2001-12-31

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