Pawan Hans To Expand Operations

IMPHAL, May 3: With a view to extend its passenger service to Manipur and Mizoram, Pawan Hans would be procuring 20 helicopters very shortly, informed a reliable source. At present, Manipur and Mizoram are not included in the Pawan Hans helicopter service operating in the North East region. Pawan Hans is currently operating 12 helicopters for passenger service in the region. It is reported that the...

All 4 Army Men Dead In Sikkim Chopper Crash

GANGTOK, Apr 22: Four Army personnel were killed in a Dhruv helicopter crash in north Sikkim near the Sino-India border, days after a Pawan Hans chopper went down in the northeast claiming 17 lives. Wreckage of the advanced light helicopter (ALH) Dhruv, which had gone missing yesterday, was traced in the Shiv Mandir area by Army choppers at 0930 hours today and ground parties reached the spot an hour-and-a-half...