Precautionary landing by Advanced Light Helicopter of Indian Air Force

An Advanced Light Helicopter of Indian Air Force was airborne from Air Force Station, Sarsawa on a routine training mission. Approximately 30 NM out of Sarsawa, the helicopter developed a technical snag and carried out precautionary landing South of the airfield.

Image credit: IAF

The actions taken by the pilots were prompt and correct. No damage to any property has been reported. Recovery team was launched immediately from Air Force Station, Sarsawa.


Indian Air Force tweeted, "IAF #ALH, while on a routine training mission carried out a safe precautionary landing due to a technical snag in-flight. The helicopter landed safely, with prompt & swift emergency actions by the aircrew. No damage or injury reported on ground, recovery team has been launched."


Source: Ministry of Defence