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Siachen Pioneers

IAF rescues pregnant woman with unique condition from a remote village in Ladakh

The Air Force's helicopter unit Siachen Pioneers rescued a pregnant woman from a remote village in Shinkun-la pass in Ladakh on Saturday.

Feb 17, 2018, 08:43 AM IST

22 stranded foreign trekkers rescued by IAF in Leh

Coming to the rescue of 22 stranded foreign nationals, the Indian Air Force helicopter unit at Leh, 'Siachen Pioneers' safely evacuated the trapped trekkers from the Markha Valley in Ladakh, amid a hostile weather.

Aug 07, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

IAF rescues six seriously injured ITBP personnel from LAC

In a swift operation, three helicopters of the 'Siachen Pioneers', a unit of the Indian Air Force, flew in just metres away from the border with China amidst rough weather conditions and rescued six seriously injured ITBP personnel involved in an accident.

Oct 17, 2014, 13:46 PM IST