Senior Officers of the IAF - 2008 by Appointment

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Appointment, UnitRank & NameDates
CAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Chief Marshal Fali Homi Major (11442 F(P))2007-03-31 to 2009-05-31
AOA, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Jyoti Narayan Burma (13219 ADM)2006-08-01 to 2012-11-30
AOC-in-C, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Marshal Packiam Paul Rajkumar (12018 F(P))2007-12-31 to 2009-06-30
AOC-in-C, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Marshal Shiv Kumar Bhan (12510 F(P))2008-01-01 to 2009-12-31
AOC-in-C, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Marshal Gautam Nayyar (13024 AE(M))2007-12-01 to 2009-03-31
AOC-in-C, Southern Air CommandTrivandrumAir Marshal Yashwant Rao Rane (12210 F(P))2007-02-01 to 2008-03-31 - Retired
--------do---------TrivandrumAir Marshal Sadhashivan Radhakrishnan (12408 F(P))2008-10-01 to 2009-08-31
AOC-in-C, Southern Air CommandTrivandrumAir Marshal Suresh Chandra Mukul (12930 F(P))2008-04-01 to 2008-09-30
AOC-in-C, South Western Air CommandGandhinagarAir Marshal Kanwar Dalinderjit Singh (12403 F(P))2007-05-01 to 2009-09-30
AOC-in-C, Training CommandBangaloreAir Marshal Gurnam Singh Choudhary (11870 F(P))2006-11-01 to 2008-04-30 - Retired
--------do---------BangaloreAir Marshal Venkataraman Ramamurthy Iyer (12939 F(P))2008-05-01 to 2010-11-30
AOC-in-C, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Marshal Pranab Kumar Barbora (12375 F(P))2008-01-01 to 2009-05-31
AOM, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Keshava Murthy Rama Sundara (12833 AE(L))2007-12-04 to 2010-01-31
AOP, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Sumit Mukerji (12925 F(P))2008-05-01 to 2009-08-31
--------do---------DelhiAir Marshal Venkataraman Ramamurthy Iyer (12939 F(P))2007-02-01 to 2008-04-30
C-in-C, Andaman and Nicobar CommandPort BlairAir Marshal Sadhashivan Radhakrishnan (12408 F(P))2008-01-01 to 2008-09-30
Cmde Cmdt, No.1 SquadronAir Marshal Anil Chopra (13368 F(P))2008-01-01 to 2012-10-31
Cmde Cmdt, No.16 SquadronAir Marshal Gurnam Singh Choudhary (11870 F(P))2005-11-29 to 2010-01-05
Cmde Cmdt, No.29 SquadronAir Marshal Pranab Kumar Barbora (12375 F(P))2006-09-01 to 2010-12-31
Cmdt, National Defence AcademyKhadakvaslaAir Marshal Tejbir Singh Randhawa (12947 F(P))2006-12-01 to 2008-12-31
DCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Norman Anil Kumar Browne (13129 F(P))2007-03-01 to 2009-05-31
DCIDS (Doctrine, Org, Trg, Integrated Defence StaffNew DelhiAir Marshal Dhiraj Kukreja (13130 F(P))2008-03-01 to 2010-11-01
DCIDS (Policy, Pers Plans, Integrated Defence StaffNew DelhiAir Marshal Ajit Vishwanath Vaidya (11848 F(P))2006-04-01 to 2008-02-29 - Retired
DG (Flt Insp & Safety), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Vinod Kumar Verma (11638 F(P))2006-09-01 to 2008-09-30 - Retired
DGMS (Air), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Jai Krishan Gupta (12308 MED)2007-04-01 to 2008-05-31 - Retired
--------do---------DelhiAir Marshal Puthiyaveettil Madhusoodanan (29428 MED)2008-06-01 to 2010-05-31
SASO, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Marshal Sumit Mukerji (12925 F(P))2007-05-01 to 2008-04-30
--------do---------AllahabadAir Marshal Gurdip Singh Kochar (13149 F(P))2008-05-01 to 2009-06-30
SASO, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Marshal Ajay Shrivniwas Karnik (13140 F(P))2008-05-01 to 2009-09-30
--------do---------ShillongAir Marshal Gurdip Singh Kochar (13149 F(P))2007-04-01 to 2008-04-30
SASO, South Western Air CommandGandhinagarAir Marshal Nirdosh Vatsyayan Tyagi (12765 F(P))2008-04-01 to 2009-05-31
--------do---------GandhinagarAir Marshal Suresh Chandra Mukul (12930 F(P))2006-11-01 to 2008-03-31
SASO, Training CommandBangaloreAir Marshal Krishan Kumar Nohwar (13132 F(P))2008-01-02 to 2009-12-31
SASO, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Marshal Paramjit Singh Bhangu (12932 F(P))2008-01-01 to 2009-09-30
SMSO, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Marshal Pramod Vasant Athawale (13472 AE(L))2007-12-01 to 2009-03-31
VCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Pradeep Vasant Naik (12005 F(P))2008-01-01 to 2009-05-31
ACAS (Accounts), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Baldev Singh (13683 ACCTS)2007-10-01 to 2009-02-28
ACAS (Fin Plan), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Ratan Bir Singh Kalra (13690 ACCTS)2007-10-01 to 2010-03-31
ACAS (Inspection), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Vivek Kumar Chopra (12752 F(P))2005-09-01 to 2008-01-31 - Retired
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Anil Chopra (13368 F(P))2008-02-01 to 2010-06-14
ACAS (Intelligence), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Simhakutty Varthaman (13606 F(P))2007-03-01 to 2008-03-31
ACAS (Logistics), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Sundaram Sriram (13408 LGS)2006-09-01 to 2008-03-02
ACAS (Meteorology), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Ajit Prasad Tyagi (13010 MET)2004-10-11 to 2008-01-31 - Retired
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Gurparshad Sharma (14427 MET)2008-02-01 to 2011-06-30
ACAS (Ops, Offensive), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Devinder Singh (14284 F(P))2007-04-01 to 2010-07-31
ACAS (Ops, Space), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Dinesh Chandra Kumaria (13366 F(P))2006-06-01 to 2009-03-11
ACAS (Pers - Officers), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Lalit Kumar Malhotra (13373 F(P))2007-06-04 to 2009-03-22
ACAS (Plans), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Nirdosh Vatsyayan Tyagi (12765 F(P))2006-06-05 to 2008-03-31
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Simhakutty Varthaman (13606 F(P))2008-04-01 to 2009-06-30
ACAS (Works), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Vijay Kumar Dayalu (13096 ADM)2006-08-07 to 2008-08-31 - Retired
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Jagjit Singh Gandyok (13216 ADM)2008-09-01 to 2009-08-31
ACIDS (Jt Ops), Integrated Defence StaffNew DelhiAir Vice Marshal Priya Ranjan Sharma (13927 F(P))2008-01-01 to 2011-03-31
ACIDS (Pers Plans & Force, Integrated Defence StaffNew DelhiAir Vice Marshal Ravi Kant Sharma (14088 F(P))2008-05-01 to 2009-06-01
AOC, 2 Air Defence Control CentreGandhinagarAir Vice Marshal Pradeep Singh (14086 F(P))2008-04-01 to 2010-07-05
AOC, AFS JalahalliBengaluruAir Vice Marshal Bhajan Lal Thakral (14195 AE(M))2008-11-04 to 2008-11-30
AOC, Jammu & KashmirUdhampurAir Vice Marshal Anil Chopra (13368 F(P))2006-09-01 to 2008-01-31
--------do---------UdhampurAir Vice Marshal Jasvinder Chauhan (14079 F(P))2008-04-21 to 2010-12-31
AOC, Maritime Air OperationsBombayAir Vice Marshal Ajay Shrivniwas Karnik (13140 F(P))2006-12-18 to 2008-04-30
--------do---------BombayAir Vice Marshal Muthumanikam Matheswaran (14104 F(P))2008-05-05 to 2009-05-24
AOLM, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Vice Marshal Jalbir Singh Boparai (13108 LGS)2006-01-02 to 2008-03-02
--------do---------NagpurAir Vice Marshal Sundaram Sriram (13408 LGS)2008-03-03 to 2009-03-31
CI (Air), Defence Services Staff CollegeWellingtonAir Vice Marshal Virender Nath Kalia (13568 F(P))2006-07-01 to 2008-06-30
--------do---------WellingtonAir Vice Marshal Rakesh Kumar Jolly (14083 F(P))2008-07-01 to 2010-06-30
Cmde Cmdt, No.18 SquadronAir Vice Marshal Pradeep Singh (14086 F(P))2006-06-26 to 2011-07-27
Cmde Cmdt, No.21 SquadronAir Vice Marshal Nirdosh Vatsyayan Tyagi (12765 F(P))2005-08-31 to 2011-03-24
Cmde Cmdt, No.23 SquadronAir Vice Marshal Vivek Kumar Chopra (12752 F(P))2005-09-09 to 2008-11-18
Cmde Cmdt, No.27 SquadronAir Vice Marshal Satish Kumar Sofat (12207 F(P))2001-09-14 to 2009-02-22
Cmde Cmdt, No.44 SquadronAir Vice Marshal Pravesh Kumar (12411 F(P))2005-08-10 to 2009-06-01
Cmde Cmdt, No.47 SquadronAir Vice Marshal Arun Kumar Tiwary (12194 F(P))2005-11-08 to 2009-02-05
Cmdt, Air Force AcademyDundigalAir Vice Marshal Dhiraj Kukreja (13130 F(P))2005-09-01 to 2008-02-29
--------do---------DundigalAir Vice Marshal Kughikombil Joseph Mathews (13393 F(P))2008-03-01 to 2009-08-31
Cmdt, College of Air WarfareSecunderabadAir Vice Marshal Keshav Gopal Bewoor (13570 F(P))2007-02-01 to 2009-03-22
Cmdt, College of Defence ManagementSecunderabadAir Vice Marshal Atul Saikia (13585 F(P))2007-04-03 to 2009-04-22
Cmdt, Command Hospital, Air ForceBangaloreAir Vice Marshal Trichinapoly Subramanyam Raghu Raman (12664 MED)2006-01-01 to 2008-04-08 - Retired
--------do---------BangaloreAir Vice Marshal Ram Krishan Ganjoo (13362 MED)2008-04-21 to 2009-04-30
DG , Air Force Naval Housing BoardDelhiAir Vice Marshal Prakul Kumar (14093 F(P))2008-05-01 to 2010-02-14
SAASO, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Vice Marshal Devendra Nath Ganesh (13243 F(P))2007-06-04 to 2009-05-31
SASO, Southern Air CommandTrivandrumAir Vice Marshal Rajinder Singh (13980 F(P))2007-10-17 to 2010-02-05
SDS (Air), National Defence CollegeDelhiAir Vice Marshal Shankar Mani (13596 F(P))2007-04-02 to 2009-03-22
SMSO, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Vice Marshal Raj Kumar Vashist (13832 AE(M))2007-05-14 to 2009-03-31
SMSO, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Vice Marshal Anil Kumar Khosla (13534 AE(L))2006-08-01 to 2008-10-31 - Retired
SOA, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Vice Marshal Rajender Khurana (13377 F(P))2007-05-01 to 2008-07-31
--------do---------AllahabadAir Vice Marshal Dinesh Mukundan (13508 ADM)2008-09-01 to 2010-01-14
SOA, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Vice Marshal Jagjit Singh Gandyok (13216 ADM)2005-05-24 to 2008-08-22
--------do---------ShillongAir Vice Marshal Pramod Kumar Roy (14100 F(P))2008-09-01 to 2009-03-12
SOA, Training CommandBangaloreAir Vice Marshal Sapan Kumar Karmaker (13379 F(P))2007-05-05 to 2009-03-22

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