EX Chiefs

A D F G H I L N O P R S T
Air Marshal Sir Thomas Walker Elmhirst KBE CB CBE AFC Commander-in-Chief , 15 Aug 1947 - 22 Feb 1950

Air Marshal Ronald Ivelaw-Chapman GCB KBE DFC AFC C-in-C , 22 Feb 1950 - 9 Dec 1951

Air Marshal Sir Gerald Ernest Gibbs KBE, CIE, MC & Bar C-in-C , 10 Dec 1951 - 31 Mar 1954

Air Marshal Subroto Mukerjee OBE CAS , 1 Apr 1954 - 8 Nov 1960

Air Chief Marshal Aspy Merwan Engineer DFC CAS , 1 Dec 1960 - 31 Jul 1964

Marshal of the Air Force Arjan Singh Padma Vibhushan, DFC CAS , 1 Aug 1964 - 15 Jul 1969

Air Chief Marshal Pratap Chandra Lal Padam Vibhushan, Padam Bhushan, DFC CAS , 16 Jul 1969 - 15 Jul 1973

Air Chief Marshal OM PRAKASH MEHRA PVSM CAS , 16 Jan 1973 - 31 Jan 1976

Air Chief Marshal Hrushikesh Moolgavkar PVSM, MVC CAS , 1 Feb 1976 - 31 Aug 1978

Air Chief Marshal Idris Hassan Latif PVSM CAS , 1 Sep 1978 - 31 Aug 1981

Air Chief Marshal Dilbagh Singh PVSM, AVSM, VM, CAS , 1 Sep 1981 - 3 Sep 1984

Air Chief Marshal Lakshman Madhav Katre PVSM AVSM and bar CAS , 4 Sep 1984 - 1 Jul 1985

Air Chief Marshal Denis Anthony La Fontaine PVSM, AVSM, VM CAS , 3 Jul 1985 - 31 Jul 1988

Air Chief Marshal Surinder Kumar Mehra PVSM, AVSM, VM CAS , 1 Aug 1988 - 31 Jul 1991

Air Chief Marshal Nirmal Chandra Suri PVSM AVSM VM ADC CAS , 31 Jul 1991 - 31 Jul 1993

Air Chief Marshal Swaroop Krishna Kaul PVSM MVC ADC CAS , 1 Aug 1993 - 31 Dec 1995

Air Chief Marshal Satish Kumar Sareen PVSM AVSM VM ADC CAS , 31 Dec 1995 - 31 Dec 1998

Air Chief Marshal A.Y. Tipnis PVSM,AVSM, VM, ADC CAS , 31 Dec 1998 - 31 Dec 2001

Air Chief Marshal S Krishnaswamy PVSM, AVSM, VM & Bar CAS , 31 Dec 2001 - 31 Dec 2004

Air Chief Marshal SP Tyagi PVSM AVSM VM ADC CAS , 31 Dec 2004 - 31 Mar 2007

Air Chief Marshal FH Major PVSM AVSM SC VM ADC CAS , 31 Mar 2007 - 31 May 2009

Air Chief Marshal Pradeep Vasant Naik, PVSM VSM ADC CAS , 31 May 2009 - 31 Jul 2011

Air Chief Marshal NAK Browne, PVSM AVSM VM ADC CAS , 2 Aug 2011 - 31 Dec 2013

Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha PVSM AVSM VM ADC CAS , 1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2016