Air crashes

IAF lost 27 aircraft, including 15 fighter jets and choppers, in crashes since 2016: Govt

In a written reply to a question, Rajnath Singh told the Lok Sabha on Wednesday that the Russian-make AN-32 aircraft is the "workhorse" of the IAF transport fleet and "there is no plan to phase it out" as they have "useful residual life". 

Jun 27, 2019, 20:43 PM IST

Govt may consider separate body to probe air crashes: Patel

Government may consider
setting up a separate body to investigate air accidents in
line with the US National Transportation Safety Board, in view
of Saturday`s air crash in Mangalore that claimed 158 lives.

May 23, 2010, 23:51 PM IST

Human error led to 45% of IAF air crashes

A whopping 45 percent of IAF air crashes in the last six years have taken place due to human error.

Apr 18, 2010, 09:54 AM IST