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Mortal remains of 13 air warriors onboard AN-32 to be sent home for funeral on Friday

The mortal remains of the 13 air-warriors on board the ill-fated Indian Air Force AN-32 aircraft will be sent to their respective hometowns on Friday for the funeral as per service customs. Bodies of six IAF personnel were airlifted Thursday while the mortal remains of the remaining seven were recovered from the crash site and sent to Air Force Station, Jorhat.

Jun 20, 2019, 21:18 PM IST

Bad weather continues to hamper operation to retrieve bodies from AN 32 crash site

Inclement weather continued to hamper the rescue operations and recovery of mortal remains of the 13 air warriors on board the ill-fated Indian Air Force's AN-32 aircraft that crashed in Arunachal Pradesh on June 3.

Jun 18, 2019, 19:01 PM IST

All 13 onboard AN-32 killed in crash: Timeline of the ill-fated IAF plane

The Russian-origin AN-32 aircraft was going from Jorhat in Assam to Menchuka advanced landing ground near the border with China on June 3 when it lost contact with ground staff at 1 pm, within 33 minutes of taking off. 

Jun 13, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

AN-32 pilot's wife was on ATC duty in Jorhat when the aircraft went off the radar

Sandhya, an air traffic control officer posted at the Johrat airbase, married Flight Lieutenant Ashish Tanwar in 2018. 

Jun 13, 2019, 13:15 PM IST

15 mountaineers join IAF's AN-32 rescue mission in search of possible survivors

Wreckage of AN-32 was spotted north of Lipo in Arunachal Pradesh in a heavily forested mountainous terrain.

Jun 12, 2019, 16:57 PM IST

Indian Air Force lost 12 aircraft in less than 6 months this year

February was the cruelest month for the Indian Air Force.

Jun 11, 2019, 23:53 PM IST

No trace of missing IAF AN-32 even after 24 hours, Navy's P8i plane joins search operation

The AN-32 aircraft had taken off from Jorhat in Assam but lost contact with ground staff before its scheduled landing in Arunachal Pradesh's Mechuka airfield.

Jun 04, 2019, 14:25 PM IST

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Jan 18, 2019, 10:46 AM IST

No concrete evidence on missing AN-32, says Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

No concrete evidence on the missing AN-32 aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) has emerged so far, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar informed the Lok Sabha on Thursday.

Jul 28, 2016, 19:13 PM IST

AN 32 one of safest aircraft with IAF, says Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday described the AN-32 as one of the safest aircraft with the IAF and said all available resources were being used to find the missing plane.

Jul 26, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

Lok Sabha expresses concern over missing Indian Air Force's AN 32 aircraft

The Lok Sabha on Monday expressed concern over the disappearance of the Indian Air Force`s AN-32 aircraft which went missing on Friday with 29 people on board.

Jul 25, 2016, 15:51 PM IST

48 hours on, Indian Air Force's AN 32 still untraceable; families of missing officials pray for good news

It's been more than 48 hours since Indian Air Force's AN 32 went missing, but the plane is still untraceable.

Jul 24, 2016, 09:27 AM IST

IAF's AN-32 transport aircraft with 29 on board goes missing; massive search operation launched

An Antonov An-32 transport aircraft of the India Air Force, with 29 personnel on board, including four officers, on Friday went missing over the Bay of Bengal off the Chennai coast, and remained untraceable despite a full-scale search and rescue mission.

Jul 22, 2016, 23:36 PM IST

AN-32 aircraft with 29 aboard missing; Indian Air Force intensifies search operation

The IAF AN-32 aircraft took off at 8:30 am from Tambaram and the last contact with it was made 16 minutes later, news agency PTI quoted defence sources as saying.

Jul 22, 2016, 13:33 PM IST