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Dornier crash: Body of third officer found; flight data recorders also recovered

Rescuers on Friday recovered the missing body of Lt Abhinav Nagori from the fuselage of the crashed Dornier-228 maritime surveillance aircraft.

Updated: Mar 27, 2015, 12:25 PM IST

Panaji: Rescuers on Friday recovered the missing body of Lt Abhinav Nagori from the fuselage of the crashed Dornier-228 maritime surveillance aircraft.

Flight data recorders have also been recovered from the fuselage and search and rescue operations have been called off.

Lt Nagori's body, meanwhile, is being brought to Goa.

Lt Nagori was among the three crew members of the ill-fated Dornier-228 aircraft which crashed into the Arabian Sea near Goa earlier this week.

While the body of Lt Kiran Shekhawat was found on Thursday, Commander Nikhil Kuldip Joshi was rescued alive when the crash happened on Tuesday night.