Indian Coast Guard Extensive Flying Unit

of the Indian Coast Guard


The Indian Coast Guard Extensive Flying Unit (ICGEFU) was established in March 2002 to develop operational and training procedures for the introduction into regular service of the HAL Dhruv helicopter. It is presently operating from the premises of ICGAE (Goa). The Dhruv is capable of undertaking both coastal surveillance and SAR missions.


Type Qty Service Badge Example Serials
HAL Dhruv 3 March 2002 – Present    

Unit Markings

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Main Bases

Base Duration
CGAE Goa (Dabolim) March 2002 – Present


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Other Sources

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