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Arindam Banerjee

Senior Tutor

School of Aviation

Arindam Banerjee  has been Navigation Leader of two major Squadrons of the IAF including the only Air to Air Refueling  Squadron. He was also Airforce Examiner and Flight Commander (Transport)  in the elite Aircew Examining Board of the IAF  The aircraft he has flown and examined include AN-32 ,  IL-76( Transport aircraft), IL-78(Tanker) and  HS-748 ( Navigation Trainer). In addition he has also examined Navigators of AWACS, C-130J(Super Hercules), MI-26(Helicopter) B-737-200 and  BBJ (VVIP) aircraft.  Arindam is experienced in all roles that  Large aircraft  are employed including Paradropping, Heavy Cargo dropping, Lightweight Cargo drops ,     Air to Air Refueling, Fire Fighting, SIGINT, ELINT,etc. He has operated as aircrew out of 36 International Airports outside India. He has been member of almost all major disaster relief missions undertaken by  IAF between 1999 to 2015.

Arindam Banerjee is currently Senior Tutor (Air Navigation) at the School of Aviation. He  retired as a Wing Commander from the Indian Airforce with close to 7000 hours of  flying as a Navigator .He is a  Qalified Navigation Instructor with  A2 rating.  He is a graduate of National Defence Academy India . The educational Qualifications of Arindam are as follows:

(i)   B.Sc from Jawahar Lal Nehru University  New Delhi India

(ii)  Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications  from IGNOU New Delhi

(iii) MBA(EXE) from Faculty of Management Studies University of Delhi

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Contact details

  • Ph: +6469519116
    Location: 8.07, Social Science Tower
    Campus: Turitea

Research Expertise


Air Navigation

Aviation Ground Subjects

Military Aviation

Air to Air Refueling

Large Aircraft Employment in military roles

Consultancy and Languages


  • English
    Last used: Current
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Excellent
  • Hindi
    Last used: Current
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Average
  • Bengali
    Last used: Current
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Needs work
  • German
    Last used: 1985
    Spoken ability: Needs work
    Written ability: Needs work

Supervision and Teaching

Courses Coordinated

  • 190.104 Principles of Navigation I
  • 190.154 Principles of Navigation II
  • 190.204 Flight Planning and Advanced Navigation (Part 1)
  • 190.254 Flight Planning and Advanced Navigation (Part 2)


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