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Indian Navy surveillance aircraft crashes in Goa; one rescued, two more missing

Panaji, PTI | Updated : 25 March 2015, 04:53 PM

An Indian Navy surveillance aircraft crashed about 25 nautical miles south-west off Goa with two officers on-board missing.

A Dornier maritime surveillance aircraft, which was on a routine training sortie, crashed on Tuesday night at around 11 pm and two officers on board have gone missing, navy sources said.

A search and rescue operation has been launched following the crash. "One survivor has been rescued. Search is on to locate two more officers including a pilot and observer," they said.
First Published: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 07:17 AM
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