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5 killed as Indian Air Force chopper crashes during training in Arunachal


5 killed as Indian Air Force chopper crashes during training in Arunachal
An Mi-17 V5 helicopter while on an Air Maintenance mission crashed in Arunachal Pradesh. Court of Inquiry ordered. (Representational Image)

Tawang: Five Indian Air Force Personnel were killed and one was critically injured after an Air force chopper crashed near Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh during a training sortie on Friday morning.

Indian Air Force confirmed the crash of an Mi-17 V5 helicopter in Arunachal Pradesh.

A court of inquiry has been ordered to probe the crash.

Quoting Indian Air Force official news agency ANI said, “Around 6 am today, an Mi-17 V5 helicopter while on an Air Maintenance mission crashed in Arunachal Pradesh. Court of Inquiry ordered.”

Rescue teams reached the crash site in Tawang near the Indo-China border and admitted the injured personnel to a local hospital.

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