Military


Indian Air Force Stations

Western Air Command and South Western control air operations in proximity to Pakistan. Western Command is headquartered in New Delhi, the Command also has a forward headquarters located near the Army's Western Command at Chandigarh. Airfields at Adampur, Ambala, Chandigarh, Halwara, Hindan, Jaiselmer, Jamnagar, Jodhpur and Pathankot are located within 300 km of the Pakistan border. Other more distant Western Air Command main operating airbases include Avantipur, Leh, Palam, and Srinagar, with forward airbases at Amritsar, Bhatinda, Sirsa and Udhampur. Other South Western Air Command main operating bases are at Barmer, Bhuj, Nalia, and Poona with forward airbases at Ahmadabad, Nal, Suratgarh and Uttarlai.

Base  CityLatitudeLongitudeUnitCommandAircraft#
Adampur Jullundur31 26'13" N 75 45'21" ENo.47WesternMiG-29A/C/UB 18
No.101WesternMiG-21M16
No.220WesternMiG-23BN16
No.223WesternMiG-29A/C/UB 18
No.224WesternMiG-23MF/UM16
Agra 2709'N7757'ENo.2 TargetCentralCanberra B(I) Mk.8
No.12CentralAn-32 Sutlej
No.44CentralIL-76MD Gajraj
No.106CentralHAL HS 748
Canberra PR Mk.57
Paratroop School TrainingAn-32 Sutlej
Ahmadabad2304'N7238'E -- South Western----
Allahabad2526'N8144'EHQ Central Air CommandCentral
Ambala 3022'N 7648'ENo.5WesternJaguar IS/IB 16
No.14WesternJaguar IS/IB 16
No.23WesternMiG-21bis16
No.24WesternSu-30
AmritsarAmritsar3142'44"N 7447'47"E -- Western----
Avantipur3352'46"N 7457'56"E -- Western----
Baghdogra 2641'N8820'ENo.8EasternMiG-21FL16
Bakshi-Ka-Talab Bareilly2825'N7927'ENo.35CentralMiG-21M and
Canberra PR Mk.57
No.102CentralMiG-25R/U
Barmer2545'N7123'E -- South Western----
Bathinda ' N ' ENo.17WesternMiG-27M Or
MiG-21M/MF
Begumpet ??????Navigation and Signals School TrainingHAL Hs.748
Bhatinda3016'N7445'E -- Western----
Bhuj-Rudramata2315'N6940'E -- South Western----
Bidar 1755'N7730'EAir Force Academy TrainingHJT-16 Kiran I
Car Nicobar0909'11.51" N 09249'09.81" E 118HU detSouth WesternMi-8--
ChabuaJorhat2644'N9411'EEastern
Chakrata Dehra Dun 3042'N 7751'EAR Centre, RAW Headquarters???
Chandigarh Chandigarh3040'49"N7647'31"ENo.3 Base Repair Depot MaintenanceMil Mi-8 / 17
No.15WesternMig-21bis16
No.21WesternMig-21bis16
No.25WesternIL-76MD Gajraj
No.48WesternAn-32 Sutlej
Charbatia Cuttack 2034'N8555'EAR Centre, RAW HeadquartersGulfstream, IAI Astra, Boeing 707
Coimbatore 1102'N7723'ENo.5 Base Repair Depot MaintenanceVarious aircraft
Dindigul Hyderabad1738'N 7824'EAir Force Academy TrainingHJT-16 Kiran IA
Dum Duma Tinsukia2734'N 9534'E AR Centre, RAW HeadquartersGulfstream, IAI Astra, Boeing 707
Gauhati 2606'N9135'ENo.33 EasternAn-32 Sutlej
No.41WesternHAL Do 228
HS-748
GandhinagarGandhi Nagar2320'N 0720'E HQ South Western Air CommandSouth Western
Gorakhpur 2644'N 8827'ENo.16CentralJaguar IS/IB16
No.27CentralJaguar IS/IB16
Gwalior 2617'N7813'ENo.1CentralMirage 2000H/TH
No.7CentralMirage 2000H/TH
No.11CentralHAL Hs.748
Hakimpet Hyderabad1730'N 7830'EAir Force AcademyTrainingHJT-16 Kiran II,
Helicopter Training School TrainingHAL Cheetah
HAL Chetak
Halwara 3044'59"N7537'46"ENo.31WesternMiG-23BN16
No.221WesternMiG-23BN16
No.108WesternMiG-21 MF
Hashimara 2645'N8921'ENo.22EasternMiG-27 ML18
No.222EasternMiG-21FL 16
Hindan Delhi2842'30"N7721'47"ENo.2WesternMiG-27ML18
No.9WesternMiG-27ML18
No.18WesternMiG-27ML18
HQ - DelhiDelhiAir HeadquartersHeadquarters
Jaisalmer 2655'N7054'ENo.4South WesternMiG-21bis16
Jamnagar 2228'N7001'ENo.51South WesternMiG-27ML
MiG-21M
18
Combat Development TrainingVarious fighter aircraft
Jodhpur 2615'N7303'ENo.10South WesternMiG-27ML18
No.29South WesternMiG-27ML18
No.32 South WesternMiG-27ML18
No. 226 ?South Western ?MiG-23MF/UM ? 16 ?
Jorhat 2645'N9413'ENo.43EasternAn-32 Sutlej
No.49 EasternAn-32 Sutlej
Kalaikunda 2221'N 8715'ENo.20 EasternMiG-27ML18
Leh3408'08"N7732'52"E -- Western----
Lohagaon Pune [Poona]1835'N7355'ENo.1 TargetSouth WesternCanberra B(I) Mk.8
No.6South WesternJaguar IM
Canberra B(I) Mk.8
No.28South WesternMiG-29A/C/UB18
Nagpur2657'N7903'EHQ Maintenance CommandMaintenance
Nal2802'N7314'E -- South Western----
Nalia2315'N 6852'E -- South Western----
PalamDelhi2834'N7726'EHQ Western Air CommandWestern
Government Flight HeadquartersLearjet 29
No.41WesternHAL Do 228
HS-748
No.50 ?Western ?Dornier Do-228 ?
Pegasus Squadron HeadquartersBoeing 737
HAL HS.748
AR Centre, RAW HeadquartersAn-32 Sutlej, Gulfstream, IAI Astra, Boeing 707
Pathankot 3213'59"N7538'00"ENo.3WesternMiG-21bis16
No.26WesternMiG-21bis
Phalodi ???Western??????
Shillong2534'N9153'EHQ Eastern Air CommandEastern
Sirsa2933'39"N7500'52"E -- Western----
Srinagar3359'13"N 7446'35"E -- Western----
Suratgarh2919'N 7354'E -- South Western----
Tambaram 1255'N8007'EFlying Instructors School TrainingHPT-32 Deepak
No.19 SouthernAn-32 Sutlej
Tezpur 2647'N9247'ENo.30 EasternMiG-21FL16
MiG TrainingTrainingMiG-21Fl/U/UM/US16
ThiruvananthapuramTrivandrum829'N 7655'EHQ Southern Air CommandSouthern
Tughlakabad 2830'N7716'ENo.7 Base Repair Depot MaintenanceVarious helicopters
Udhampur3253'60"N7509'29"E -- Western----
Uttarlai[Gujarat] ' N ' E -- South Western----
YelahankaBangalore1308'N7736'EHQ Training CommandTraining
Air Force Academy and
Aircraft Testing
TrainingVarious aircraft


Air Command Assigned Bases
Western Air Command
Palam
South-Western Air Command
Ghandinagar
Central Air Command
Allhabad
Southern Air Command
Trivandrum
Eastern Air Command
Shillong
Airfields
Amdampur
Ambala
Avantipur
Chandigarh
Halwara
Hindan
Leh
Palam
Pathankot
Srinagar
Bhuj
Jaisalmer
Jamangar
Jodhpur
Nalia
Poona
Agra
Allahabad
Bareilly
Gorakhpur
Gwalior
Kanpur
Nagpur
Bangalore
Begumpet
Bidar
Dundigal
Hakimpet
Tambaram

Port Blair
Car Nicobar
Bagdora
Barackpore
Chabua
Gauhati
Hashimara
Jorhat
Kalaikunda
Tezpur
Forward Bases
Amristsar
Bhatinda
Sirsa
Udhampur
Ahmadabad
Nal
Suratgarth
Uttarlai
Madurai
Salur
Agartala
Calcutta
Panagarth
Shillong



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