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Knaur 10-06-2017 03:17 PM

InAF chopper crashes at Tawang
 
http://www.tribuneindia.com/mobi/new...sh/478214.html

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A CoI has been ordered. The terrain is hostile in AP but the weather was fine.

Knaur 10-07-2017 06:55 AM

Preliminary enquiry has determined that a kerosene jerry can being dropped in support of an Army FP accidentally opened and hit the tail rotor. A very tragic loss.

As Sino-Indian defence enthusiasts would know, Tawang is the area where the PRC invaded in '62 and thus the Indo-PRC outposts on the LAC are sometimes right next to each other, also the weather at those heights is very harsh.


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