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President Standards

The award of President's colours/standard is one of the greatest honours bestowed upon an Air Force Unit or Squadron in recognition of exceptional service rendered by it to the nation, both during war and in peace.

UNIT / SQN DATE & PLACE
No. 1 Squadron 18 Oct 1968
No. 12 Squadron 12 Mar 1971
No. 3 Squadron 18 Mar 1975
No. 5 Squadron 09 Apr 1975
No. 106 Squadron 09 Apr 1975
Air Force Academy 10 Sep 1975 / Hyderabad
No. 16 Squadron 13 Nov 1976
No. 23 Squadron 13 Nov 1976
No. 101 Squadron 19 Nov 1975
No. 2 Squadron 15 Dec 1979
No. 4 Squadron 15 Dec 1979
No. 6 Squadron 20 Dec 1980
No. 7 Squadron 20 Dec 1980
No. 8 Squadron 05 Mar 1984
No. 9 Squadron 11 Dec 1984 / Palam
Air HQ Commn Sqn 11 Dec 1984 / Palam
No. 10 Squadron 18 Mar 1985 / Jodhpur
No. 11 Squadron 18 Mar 1985 / Jodhpur
No. 17 Squadron 08 Nov 1988 / Palam
No. 104 Helicopter Unit 08 Nov 1988 / Chandigarh
No. 28 Squadron 02 Apr 1991 / Pune
No. 109 Helicopter Unit 02 Apr 1991 / Pune
No. 20 Squadron 10 Mar 1992 / Kalaikunda
No. 43 Squadron 10 Mar 1992 / Kalaikunda
Paratroopers Trg School 11 Nov 1994 / Ambala
No. 14 Squadron 11 Nov 1994 / Ambala
No. 15 Squadron 26 Oct 1995 / Jodhpur
Flying Instructors School 26 Oct 1995 / Jodhpur
No. 27 Squadron 13 Nov 1996 / Gorakhpur
No. 114 Helicopter Unit 13 Nov 1996 / Gorakhpur
No. 29 Squadron 07 Nov 1997 / Palam
No. 41 Squadron 07 Nov 1997 / Palam
AFAC 24 Oct 2000 / Bareilly
No. 35 Squadron 24 Oct 2000 / Bareilly
AEB 01 Nov 2004 / Kanpur
1 BRD 01 Nov 2004 / Kanpur
ASTE 21 Nov 2005 / Bangalore
IAM 21 Nov 2005 / Bangalore
37 Sqn  15 Feb 2007
48 Sqn  15 Feb 2007
59 Sqn  12 Nov 2008 
AFTC  12 Nov 2008 
108 Sqn 22 Mar 2009 
105 HU 25 Mar 2009 
47 Sqn 10 Nov 2009 
TACDE 10 Nov 2009 
49 Sqn  09 Mar 2010
107 HU  09 Mar 2010
31 Sqn 08 Jan 2011
9 BRD  08 Jan 2011
44 Sqn 09 Mar 2011
110 HU 09 Mar 2011
24 Sqn 06 Mar 2012
111 HU 06 Mar 2012
33 Sqn 18 Dec 2012 
25 Sqn  18 Dec 2012 
AFCME 15 Mar 2013 
3 BRD  15 Mar 2013 
220 Sqn 20 Nov 2013
32 Sqn 20 Nov 2013
112 HU 11 Mar 2014
4 BRD 11 Mar 2014
26 Sqn 21 Nov 2014
115 HU 21 Nov 2014
21 Sqn 04 Mar 2015
116 HU 04 Mar 2015
18 Squadron & 22 Squadron 28 Nov 2015