No.2 Squadron - Photos from the 70s
- Category: The Last Quarter: 1972-99
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- Written by Gp Capt Deb Gohain
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No.2 Squadron Album from Gp Capt Deb Gohain's Collection
Group Captain Gohain was commissioned in the fighter stream of 110 Pilots Course on 2 Jun 1973. After initial training He was posted to Gnat squadrons and for next seven years or so served in Nos 22, 23 and 2 Squadrons. In 1982 he converted to MiG 21M and served in 37 and 17 Squadrons. he did two instructional tenures in MOFTU where he flew MiG-21FLs and later commanded 52 Squadron. He also commanded 273 SU, an ADDC as Group Captain. A qualified FCL and graduate of Staff College, he took a premature retirement from Air Force in May 2004.
The photographs on this page are from his time with No.2 Squadron, then flying Gnats.