Helicopter Crash

Pakistan Army Lt Gen, five military men dead in Balochistan helicopter crash

The Pakistan Army Aviation helicopter was on flood relief operations in Lasbela, Balochistan when it lost contact with ATC on Monday.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Helicopter crash at Raipur airport; two pilots dead

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel expressed condolences to the bereaved families.

published on : 12th May 2022

Pilot killed, another injured after army chopper carrying sick BSF personnel crashes in Kashmir

According to an official, the helicopter was about to land but 'drifted away' because of the weather conditions.

published on : 11th March 2022

Army helicopter crashes in Jammu and Kashmir's Gurez border area

Rescue operation is going on. Reports said the pilot and the co-pilot ejected safely, but this is being ascertained.

published on : 11th March 2022

Bipin Rawat chopper crash: No technical snag or sabotage, bad weather identified as prime reason

According to experts, the CFIT refers to a phenomenon when an aircraft under control is piloted into the ground, water or other terrains largely due to bad weather or pilot error.

published on : 5th January 2022

Sulur military chopper crash: Court of Inquiry report expected by mid-January

The crashed helicopter's 'black box', containing the cockpit voice recorder and the flight data recorder were recovered and examined to seek insights into the tragedy.

published on : 1st January 2022

15 military chopper accidents since March 2017: Official data

The 15 choppers that met with accidents included four Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH), four Cheetah, two ALH (weapon system integrated) versions, three Mi-17V5, an Mi-17 and a Chetak.

published on : 17th December 2021

YouTubers & journos have same rights: Madras High Court

Justice Swaminathan further held that Maridhas’ post cannot be characterised as seditious.

published on : 15th December 2021

HC cites Orhan Pamuk to quash FIR against YouTuber Maridhas over posts on IAF chopper crash

The Cyber Crime police of Madurai booked Maridhas on December 9 for his social media posts in which he had questioned if Tamil Nadu, under DMK rule, is turning into another Kashmir

published on : 14th December 2021

Lance Naik Sai Teja laid to rest with military honours

Hundreds gather to pay respects at Sai Teja’s native village as brother performs last rites amid chants of Jai Jawan

published on : 13th December 2021

Kerala-based YouTube channel under lens over fake news on crash that killed CDS Bipin Rawat and 12 others

Sources said inquiries revealed that the video was taken on December 7, a day before the crash. 

published on : 13th December 2021

Nilgiris cops question duo who shot chopper video before crash

The special team summoned the duo to Nilgiris on Saturday to verify the authenticity of their claim.

published on : 13th December 2021

IAF chopper crash: Kin, public give final farewell to martyrs

Thousands of locals had gathered to salute the bravehearts as family members bid a tearful adieu. 

published on : 12th December 2021

Lance Naik Teja’s remains to be taken to hometown from Bengaluru

Meanwhile, the Andhra Pradesh government has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 50 lakh for the soldier’s family.  

published on : 12th December 2021

Too many VIP deaths, something amiss? 

Security experts have practices and conventions based on what they have learned from experience.

published on : 12th December 2021

Calls to name Coonoor Kattery Park after Gen Bipin Rawat

Local outfits in Coonoor suggest it will be a fitting tribute to the General and other defence personnel who lost their lives in chopper crash

published on : 12th December 2021

JWO Pradeep cremated with full military and State honours in Kerala

In Kerala border, three Kerala ministers K Rajan, K Krishnankutty and K Radhakrishnan, along with the officials, received the mortal remains of Junior Warrant Officer Pradeep Arakkal.

published on : 12th December 2021

CDS Bipin Rawat helicopter crash: Pradeep cremated with full military, state honours

Thousands, including Union Minister Muraleedharan and state ministers, pay last respects to him

published on : 12th December 2021

Bodies of 10 remaining chopper crash victims identified, cremation of five held

Officials said efforts are on to 'positively identify' the remaining four bodies kept in the mortuary of the Army Base Hospital in Delhi Cantonment.

published on : 11th December 2021

IAF thanks locals, Nilgiris administration for help in rescue operations after chopper crash

Locals from Katteri village were the first to reach the site of the crash and had informed the police and the fire departments about the accident.

published on : 11th December 2021
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