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NAME                                    VICTORIES          UNITS                         AIRCRAFTS      WAR                   COMMENTS

Bharadwaj, Ravinder Nath 'Ravi'             2              20 Squadron                   Hunter         1971 War              1
Chiber, G.                                  2                                            MiG-29         1999
Cooke, Alfred Tyrone                        2              14 Squadron                   Hunter         1965 War
Jayandra, Sukrutaraj                        2              14 Squadron                   Hunter         1971 War              1
Mehta, Farokh Jehangir                      2              OCU, 122 Squadron             Hunter         1971 War              1
Neb, Vinod Kumar                            2              27, 17 Squadron               Hunter         1965 & 1971 wars
Pathania, Virendra Singh 'Pat'              2              23, 18 Squadron               Gnat           1965 & 1971 wars      1
Sekhon, Nirmaljit Singh 'Nimmy'             2              18 Squadron                   Gnat           1971 War              0 (Jagan)
Shah, Samar Bikram 'Sam'                    2              29 Squadron                   MiG-21         1971 War              1 (Jagan)
Bakshi, Krishan Kumar                       1              220 Squadron                  Marut 	        1971 War
Bhattacharya, S.                            1              3 Squadron                    Mystere        1965 War
Bindra, Iqbal Singh                         1              10, 29 Squadron               MiG-21         1971 War 	
Bundela, P. K.                              1              45 Squadron                   MiG-21         1999
Chatrath, Narinder                          1              17 Squadron                   Hunter         1971 War 	
Datta, Arun Kumar 'Buzz'                    1              29 Squadron                   MiG-21         1971 War 	
Devayya, Ajamada Boppaya 'Tubby'            1              1 Squadron                    Mystere IV     1965 War 	
Ganapathy, Nandepanda Appachu               1              22 Squadron                   Gnat           1971 War 	
Gandhi, A. R.                               1              7 Squadron                    Hunter         1965 War 	
Kapila, Vinay                               1              9, 47 Squadron                Gnat           1965 War 	
Keelor, Denzil Joseph                       1              9, 45 Squadron                Gnat           1965 War 	
Keelor, Trevor Joseph                       1              23 Squadron                   Gnat                                 first IAF jet victory 	
Kukreja, Niraj 'Kuki'                       1              29 Squadron                   MiG-21         1971 War 	
Lazarus, Donald                             1              22 Squadron                   Gnat           1971 War 	
Malhotra, Surinder Singh 'Mad Mally'        1              32 Squadron                   Su-7           1971 War 	
Mamgain, Subodh Chandra                     1              14 Squadron                   Hunter         1965 War              2
Massey, Roy Andrew                          1              22 Squadron                   Gnat           1971 War 	
Mazumdar, A. K.                             1              2 Squadron                    Gnat           1965 War 	
Parker, Cecil Vivian 'Boss'                 1              20 Squadron                   Hunter         1971 War              0 (unconfirmed)
Pingale, Prakash Sadashivrao                1              7 Squadron                    Hunter         1965 War              2
Rathore, D. N.                              1              27 Squadron                   Hunter         1965 War 	
Sandhu, Amarjit Singh                       1              23, 28 Squadron               Gnat           1965 War 	
Singh, Bharat                               1              2 Squadron                    Gnat           1965 War 	
Singh, Mian Mianjan                         1              OCU                           Hunter         1971 War 	
Soni, Bahrat Bhushan                        1              47 Squadron                   MiG-21         1971 War 	
Sandarsan, Ramanathan                       1              14 Squadron                   Hunter         1971 War 	
Suresh, Kuke Srekantasastry 'Kuki'          1              OCU, 122 Squadron             Hunter         1971 War 	
Tyagi, Sudhir                               1              27 Squadron                   Hunter         1971 War              2
unknown                                     1                                            MiG-21 Bison   27. 02. 2019

crest
Indian Air Force Crest
Folland Gnat F.Mk.1
Folland Gnat F.Mk.1.
Dassault Mystere IVA
Dassault Mystere IVA, No. 1 Squadron "Tigers", IAF.
MiG-21FL
The MiG-21FL "C750" was the mount of Flt.Lt. Bharat B. Soni on 12 December 1971, when he shot down the F-104A flown by Sqn. Ldr. M. E. Middlecoat, of the No. 9 Sqn PAF.
MiG-21FL
MiG-21FL, 29th Squadron "Scorpions".
MiG-21bis
MiG-21bis, 45th Squadron "Flying Daggers".
MiG-21I Bison
MiG-21I Bison.


Sources & Literature
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