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IAF to operationalise Vijaynagar's Advanced Landing Ground in Arunachal Pradesh in bid to bolster military infrastructure along China border
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IAF to operationalise Vijaynagar's Advanced Landing Ground in Arunachal Pradesh in bid to bolster military infrastructure along China border

In a bid to bolster military infrastructure along the China border, the Indian Air Force is set to operationalise its Vijaynagar Advanced Landing Ground (ALG) in Arunachal Pradesh on Wednesday

IAF Tejas Light Combat Aircraft drops fuel tank midair near Coimbatore, lands safely at Tamil Nadu's Sulur air base
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IAF Tejas Light Combat Aircraft drops fuel tank midair near Coimbatore, lands safely at Tamil Nadu's Sulur air base

The fuel tank of an indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas combat aircraft fell during a training sortie by the IAF near Sulur air base in Tamil Nadu

AN-32 rescue team remains stranded at height of 12,000 feet; ration, other essentials airdropped at crash site
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AN-32 rescue team remains stranded at height of 12,000 feet; ration, other essentials airdropped at crash site

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is trying to airlift the stranded 12-member rescue team from the site where the AN-32 aircraft crashed in Arunachal Pradesh.

IAF Jaguar pilot jettisons two fuel tanks, practice bombs after bird hit; lands safely at Ambala air base
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IAF Jaguar pilot jettisons two fuel tanks, practice bombs after bird hit; lands safely at Ambala air base

Early reports have quoted IAF sources as saying that an Indian Air Force pilot jettisoned fuel tanks of his aircraft after one of the aircraft’s engines failed after being hit by a bird

IAF lost 27 aircrafts in crashes since 2016, defence ministry tells Lok Sabha; figure includes 15 fighter jets, helicopters
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IAF lost 27 aircrafts in crashes since 2016, defence ministry tells Lok Sabha; figure includes 15 fighter jets, helicopters

In 2019-20, so far, an AN-32 transport aircraft crashed in Arunachal Pradesh, killing 13 IAF personnel earlier this month.

AN-32 crash: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal announces Rs 1 crore ex-gratia for kin of deceased IAF personnel Rajesh Kumar
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AN-32 crash: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal announces Rs 1 crore ex-gratia for kin of deceased IAF personnel Rajesh Kumar

The AN-32, a Russian-made aircraft, went missing on 3 June, around 30 minutes after taking off from Jorhat in Assam for Menchuka in Arunachal Pradesh.

Tyranny of terrain: How hunters, climbers and military united to locate missing IAF AN-32 in Arunachal, retrieve those perished
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Tyranny of terrain: How hunters, climbers and military united to locate missing IAF AN-32 in Arunachal, retrieve those perished

The 13 IAF personnel who flew to Mechuka advanced landing ground, around 29 kilometres from India-China border, returned in coffins at air force station at Jorhat in Assam on Thursday late evening, 18 days after Indian Air Force An 32 transport aircraft went missing on 3 June.

AN-32 crash: Mortal remains of three Indian Air Force personnel from Kerala brought by special aircraft from Assam
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AN-32 crash: Mortal remains of three Indian Air Force personnel from Kerala brought by special aircraft from Assam

The mortal remains of the three Air Force personnel from Kerala, who perished in the AN-32 crash in Arunachal Pradesh early this month, were brought by a special aircraft from Jorhat air base in Assam.

AN-32 crash in Arunachal Pradesh should wake authorities up to dangers of retaining obsolete aircraft
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AN-32 crash in Arunachal Pradesh should wake authorities up to dangers of retaining obsolete aircraft

It needs to be asked as to why the flight data recorder in the AN-32, which is relatively indestructible, was so wrecked.

9 days after An-32 wreckage was found, IAF recovers six bodies, remains of seven others from crash site in Arunachal Pradesh
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9 days after An-32 wreckage was found, IAF recovers six bodies, remains of seven others from crash site in Arunachal Pradesh

The IAF has ordered a court of inquiry into the crash in Arunachal Pradesh, terming it as one of the worst involving a military aircraft in recent years

AN-32 crash: Probe to ascertain cause to be delayed due to severe damage to plane's black box, say defence sources
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AN-32 crash: Probe to ascertain cause to be delayed due to severe damage to plane's black box, say defence sources

The blackbox of the AN-32 aircraft that crashed in Arunachal Pradesh was damaged, thus it will take more time to find the actual cause of the crash. The black box of the plane was recovered by a team of mountaineers that was sent to the site on 9 June. The AN-32 aircraft went missing on 3 June after taking off from Assam's Jorhat.

Black box of ill-fated AN-32 plane, bodies of 13 Indian Air Force personnel retrieved from Arunachal crash site
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Black box of ill-fated AN-32 plane, bodies of 13 Indian Air Force personnel retrieved from Arunachal crash site

Bodies of all 13 IAF personnel aboard the ill-fated AN-32 were retrieved along with the black box by a team of mountaineers from the Arunachal Pradesh crash site on Thursday

AN-32 crash: Congress pays tributes to 13 IAF personnel who died, says 'country shall remain indebted for their valiant contributions'
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AN-32 crash: Congress pays tributes to 13 IAF personnel who died, says 'country shall remain indebted for their valiant contributions'

Congress president Rahul Gandhi expressed his deepest condolences to the families of the '13 brave men in uniform'.

IAF AN-32 crash: 13 'air warriors' lose lives after plane crashed en route Mechuka in Arunachal Pradesh; black box recovered
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IAF AN-32 crash: 13 'air warriors' lose lives after plane crashed en route Mechuka in Arunachal Pradesh; black box recovered

Wing Commander GM Charles, Squadron Leader H Vinod, Flight Lieutenant R Thapa, Flight Lieutenant A Tanwar, Flight Lieutenant S Mohanty, Flight Lieutenant MK Garg, WO KK Mishra, Sgt Anoop Kumar, Cpl Sherin, LAC SK Singh, LAC Pankaj, NC(E) Putali and NC(E) Rajesh Kumar are those who lost their lives in the tragic incident.

AN-32 not first victim of Arunachal's rough weather; difficulty in flying led to region being termed 'graveyard' of planes during WWII
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AN-32 not first victim of Arunachal's rough weather; difficulty in flying led to region being termed 'graveyard' of planes during WWII

A cargo aircraft like the Indian Air Force's AN-32, laden with supplies and personnel, may suddenly flip or roll, thereby losing control due to the sudden change in wind speeds in the forbidding mountains of Arunachal Pradesh

Indian Army sends choppers to AN-32 crash site, Mi-17's and Advanced Light Helicopters deployed for search and rescue operation
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Indian Army sends choppers to AN-32 crash site, Mi-17's and Advanced Light Helicopters deployed for search and rescue operation

Mi-17s and Advanced Light Helicopters (ALH) of the Indian Army have been deployed for the search and rescue operation of 13 personnel on board the Indian Air Force's (IAF) AN-32.

Daily Bulletin: IAF airdrops team to look for AN-32 survivors; Gujarat on alert as Cyclone Vayu intensifies before landfall; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: IAF airdrops team to look for AN-32 survivors; Gujarat on alert as Cyclone Vayu intensifies before landfall; day's top stories

IAF to airdrop teams to look for survivors aboard AN-32 after its wreckage was located yesterday, Gujarat on alert as Cyclone Vayu intensifies before landfall; today's top stories

Indian Air Force locates part of missing AN-32 after 8 days: Delay in finding wreckage highlights Arunachal Pradesh's difficult terrain
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Indian Air Force locates part of missing AN-32 after 8 days: Delay in finding wreckage highlights Arunachal Pradesh's difficult terrain

The real challenge after having zeroed in on a spot where the tail of the missing AN-32 aircraft was suspected to be located in Arunachal Pradesh, lay in reaching the area after combating the inclement weather, the thick jungles, and scaling the forbidding mountains of the region

IAF says parts of missing AN-32 aircraft located in Arunachal Pradesh's Lipo by Mi-17 chopper engaged in SAR mission
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IAF says parts of missing AN-32 aircraft located in Arunachal Pradesh's Lipo by Mi-17 chopper engaged in SAR mission

Parts of the Indian Air Force (IAF)'s missing AN-32 aircraft are believed to have been found in Lipo, in northern Arunachal Pradesh on Tuesday.

Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi to visit Sri Lanka today, India to face Australia in Match 14 of ICC World Cup; day’s top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi to visit Sri Lanka today, India to face Australia in Match 14 of ICC World Cup; day’s top stories

Here are today's top stories: India to face-off against Australia in the ICC World Cup today, Narendra Modi to visit Sri Lanka after a 'successful' trip to Maldives, and more