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IAF: Troops deployed to crash site of missing AN-32 aircraft


The Indian Air Force has been conducting searches the past week for a missing An-32 plane with 13 people on board. Photo courtesy of Indian Air Force

June 12 (UPI) -- A day after the wreckage of a missing Indian Air Force plane was spotted in a remote mountainous region near the Chinese border, India said a rescue operation was underway to search for survivors.

The Indian Air Force said Wednesday four special forces IAF Garuds were air dropped from helicopters near the crash site to begin the rescue operation.

"Rescue Operation for the crashed AN-32 is in full swing by ...


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