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IAF Apache helicopter damaged during emergency landing in Ladakh; pilots safe

01:42 AM Apr 05, 2024 IST | GK NEWS SERVICE
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Leh, Apr 4:  An Indian Air Force (IAF) Apache helicopter made an emergency landing in Ladakh during an operational training sortie on Wednesday.

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The IAF said that the incident occurred due to the challenges posed by the undulating terrain and high altitude in Ladakh’s Area of Responsibility (AOR).

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As a result, the helicopter was damaged.

Both pilots aboard the helicopter are safe and have been successfully recovered to the nearest airbase.

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The IAF has initiated a Court of Inquiry (CoI) to investigate and determine the exact cause of the emergency landing.

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