IAF, IA and IN Aircraft Losses Database


2005 : 1 2007 : 1 2010 : 2 2011 : 2 2012 : 1 2013 : 1 2014 : 1 2015 : 1 2017 : 2

A total of 12 Accidents and Losses are listed.


DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewPhotoUnitRemarks
26 Nov 05 Dhruv J-4045 Wg Cdr Neti Shivaram Krishna
Click to View Record HAL FL in Karimnagar AP HC Damaged
02 Feb 07 Dhruv J-4062 Wg Cdr Vikas Jetly +
Sqn Ldr Priyesh Sharma +
151 HU Sarang Display team crash at Yelahanka. Jetley die
27 Feb 10 Dhruv
An advanced light helicopter Dhruv of the Indian A
22 Dec 10 Dhruv
ARMY - AAC Army - Crashed near Leh
21 Apr 11 Dhruv Lt Jepa +
Lt Col Bhatia +
ARMY - AAC  Went missing. in bad weather over a valley in th
19 Oct 11 Dhruv VT-BSH Capt Manoj Kumar Swain +
BSF Crashed during  on anti-Naxal flight from Ranchi
15 Jan 12 Dhruv VT-BSN Brig P D Tiwari
BSF Raipur, While performing vibrex check, helicopter
13 May 13 Dhruv Col Sharma
Major Dave
ARMY - AAC Cr Siachen - Pilots safe
25 Jul 14 Dhruv Wg Cdr Thakur Narsing Bhagat Singh +
Sqn Ldr Manu Rajagopal +
Click to View Record Click to View Record 111 HU Cr Sitapur, near Lucknow - 7 killed
11 Feb 15 Dhruv Lt Col Rajesh Gulati +
Major Tahir Khan +
ARMY - 202 Cr Bandipora Dist 2k Laman (Safapora) forests
04 Jul 17 Dhruv Wg Cdr Mandeep Singh Dhillon +
Flt Lt Pramod Kumar Singh +
Click to View Record Click to View Record Cr Hostalam Vill Pampunpare dist during evac sorti
05 Sep 17 Dhruv
ARMY AL crashed at Tsogstalu helipad at 1330pm. GOC XIV

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