21-Apr-11 HAL Dhruv Lachung, India (4F)

“Though it seems that the helicopter had crashed owing to the inclement weather, a court of inquiry has been ordered,” quoting the Indian Army.  Deceased quoted at pilots – Lt. Jepa and Lt. Col Bhatia of the Indian Air Force and soldiers Naib Subedar Rana and Naik Panth of 8 Gorkha Rifles

Date
April 21, 2011
Make
HAL
Model
Dhruv
Location
Shiv Mandir area of Sikkim, 15 km north of Lachung
Country
India
CivilMilitary
Military
Fatal
4
Operator
Indian-Army
Link 1
http://www.indiablooms.com/NewsDetailsPage/newsDetails220411d.php
Link 2
http://www.hindu.com/2011/04/23/stories/2011042352060100.htm

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