Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

chopper crash


Probe into CDS chopper crash blames weather, says no sabotage

January 15, 2022 7:51 am

🔴The helicopter was descending to land when it ran into sudden clouds which resulted in pilot disorientation.

'We must give him a smiling send-off': Brigadier LS Lidder's wife

December 10, 2021 8:27 pm

Brigadier LS Lidder was among 13 people killed in the IAF helicopter crash near Coonoor in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.

Southern Command pays tribute to General Bipin Rawat, his wife

December 09, 2021 3:07 pm

In a tweet, the Southern Command also prayed for the speedy recovery of Group Captain Varun Singh, the lone survivor of the helicopter crash.

Month after army chopper crash: A father’s painful wait for news, remains of son

September 03, 2021 9:45 am

Harish Joshi said that the divers have finally been able to make dives towards the wreckage and that this was a big development, which may lead to the remains of Jayant being found.

Nepal President, PM pay tribute to tourism minister, six others killed in helicopter crash

March 01, 2019 5:13 pm

The helicopter burst into flames after it hit a hill while Tourism Minister Adhikari was returning to Kathmandu after visiting famous Hindu temple Pathibhara in Eastern Nepal.

Nepal tourism minister Rabindra Adhikari among 7 dead in helicopter crash

February 28, 2019 5:26 am

All seven on board including Nepal's Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Minister Rabindra Adhikari were killed in the fatal crash. An emergency meeting of the cabinet was called following the incident.

ONGC chopper crash: Pilot’s family hoped he would return

January 17, 2018 3:44 am

The body of one of the five ONGC deputy general managers, V K Bindu Lal Babu, is yet to be recovered. His family has given DNA samples to facilitate the process of DNA tests of certain body parts found in the debris.

Helicopter crash: ONGC to conduct procedural audit of aircraft equipment; ‘stern action’ if lapses found

January 17, 2018 3:35 am

Move aims to check if companies are following the required procedure of operations, say oil firm officials.

ONGC Chopper Crash: Both engines intact, explosion ruled out

January 16, 2018 6:26 am

AAIB team collects photographic evidence of wreckage to be analysed in Delhi.

ONGC Chopper crash: Forensic experts hint at fuel leak

January 16, 2018 2:51 am

Metal fragments detected in bodies; experts suspect chopper’s rotor blades hit at least three on board.