|Main Role:||Maritime Patrol|
|Parent Unit:||Coast Guard HQ|
Coast Guard Air Squadron 744 (CGAS 744) was the first unit to be equipped with the Do 228. It was first formed on 2 April 1990 (some sources say 10 April) with one Do 228 and two pilots at Meenambakkam airport. By 28 April 1991 (or 26 April), when it was formally commisioned, it had 4 Do 228s and had moved to the newly opened ICG air station at Meenambakkam. The unit role is maritime patrol along the Eastern coast of India.
|Dornier Do 228-101||4||Apr 1990 – Present||CG 757|
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|Meenambakkam airport, Chennai||Apr 1990 – Apr 1991|
|CGAS Chennai (Madras-Meenambakkah)||Apr 1991 – Present|
None currently available.
- World Air Power Journal No.7 p.8-9
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