Mi-17 helicopter

Tawang chopper crash: Outrage over images of soldiers' bodies in cardboard boxes; Army calls it 'aberration'

Tawang chopper crash: Outrage over images of soldiers' bodies in cardboard boxes; Army calls it 'aberration'

Seven military personnel were killed in a helicopter crash in Tawang two days ago.

Oct 08, 2017, 22:11 PM IST

IAF chopper makes emergency landing in Mumbai city

An Indian Air Force (IAF) MI-17 helicopter on Wednesday made an emergency landing in the congested central business district of Bandra-Kurla Complex.

Oct 21, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

BSF troopers in Kashmir rescued by Indian Army, IAF

The Indian Army and the air force carried out a joint mission to rescue a group of Border Security Force (BSF) personnel, deployed on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district, after they were trapped by floods, a defence official said on Saturday.

Jul 11, 2015, 22:50 PM IST

Two new Mi-17 helicopters to bolster BSF air wing

Two advanced `Mi` series choppers are set to provide additional support to the BSF air wing in anti-Naxal and counter-insurgency operations in the country.

Jul 29, 2014, 19:01 PM IST

Mi-17 drops drops funeral articles in Kedarnath

Landing its first big helicopter in the difficult Kedarnath area, the IAF Tuesday not only dropped logistics for funeral of the dead in the area but also picked few mortal souls.

Jun 25, 2013, 15:03 PM IST

IAF chopper to give live footage of terror strikes

Aiming at providing a real-time
picture on ground during terrorist attacks to security forces,
the Indian Air Force has deployed two of its Mi-17 helicopters
in Mumbai and Delhi.

Dec 05, 2011, 22:46 PM IST