IAF finds no survivors at AN-32 crash site

The Indian Air Force  (IAF), today, said that there were no survivors found at the crash site of the AN-32 aircraft that had gone missing on June 3 around 1 pm. The crash site is located around 16 km north of Lipo in Arunachal Pradesh.

A 15-member team of rescuers, yesterday, started looking around for possible survivors but extremely difficult terrain and bad weather had delayed progress.

Following air-warriors lost their life in the tragic AN-32 crash – GM Charles, H Vinod, R Thapa, A Tanwar, S Mohanty, MK Garg, KK Mishra, Anoop Kumar, Sherin, SK Singh, Pankaj, Putali & Rajesh Kumar.

Last Monday, the Russian-made aircraft had taken off from Jorhat at 12.27 PM for the Mechuka Advanced Landing Ground. Its last contact with the ground control was at 1 PM.

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