Eight days after it went missing after taking off from Jorhat Air Force Station in Assam, the wreckage of missing Indian Air Force (IAF) transport aircraft AN-32 has been found in Lipo village in Payum circle of Siang district in Arunachal Pradesh, the IAF said on Tuesday.
‘’The wreckage of the missing #An32 was spotted today 16 Kms North of Lipo, North East of Tato at an approximate elevation of 12000 ft by the #IAF Mi-17 Helicopter undertaking search in the expanded search zone.’’ the IAF said in a tweet.
The Indian Air force said that efforts were on to establish the status of occupants and establish survivors.
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