IAF, IA and IN Aircraft Losses Database


1964 : 1 1971 : 2 1973 : 1 1978 : 1 1981 : 1 1990 : 1 1994 : 1 1997 : 1 1998 : 1 2000 : 2 2002 : 1 2007 : 1

A total of 14 Accidents and Losses are listed.


DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewPhotoUnitRemarks
01 Jun 64 Chetak Plt Offr Sujit Kumar Palit
114 HU Near Khardungla Pass DNE
05 Dec 71 Chetak
Fg Offr Satyavolu Sri Ramarao
114 HU SD by F-86, 5 KM SW of Srinagar
11 Dec 71 Chetak Z-366 Flt Lt Kharlti Lal Bajaj +
114 HU Hit Power Lines at Pt 7573 in Kashmir
07 Feb 73 Chetak Flt Lt Mahadev Prabhakar Lagu +
Fg Offr Chandragupta Jinendra Narade +
114 HU In Memoriam - 3rd Pssnger A N S Ranawat 12221
03 Nov 78 Cheetah SA-315 Sqn Ldr Anil Kumar Dogra +
Sqn Ldr Manohar Lal Monga +
114 HU Op Meghdoot, Crashed 15 Miles SW of Leh
15 Jan 81Unidentified UI
114 HU In Memoriam
26 Nov 90 Cheetah SA-315 Fg Offr Madan J Ghatge +
Fg Offr Vivek Naresh +
114 HU Op Meghdoot
27 Jul 94 Cheetah SA-315 Z-1912
114 HU cr Khardungla. Power Settling, over loading. Write
02 Jul 97 Cheetah SA-315 Flt Lt Rajeev Juyal +
Flt Lt Vipin Kumar Agarwal +
Click to View Record Click to View Record 114 HU SD Siachen Glacier
14 Aug 98 Cheetah SA-315 Z-1441
Fg Offr Nitin Anil Welde
Click to View Record 114 HU engine failure at an altitude of 17800 ft. helico
02 Jul 00 Cheetah SA-315 Flt Lt Sameer Riaz Kagdi +
Flt Lt Siddharth Puranik +
Click to View Record 114 HU Cr Ladakh, 2 K incl 1 ITBP offr,
03 Oct 00 Cheetah SA-315 Flt Lt V Krishnamurthy +
114 HU Crashed Siachen Glacier
16 Aug 02 Cheetah SA-315 Sqn Ldr Sanjay Bharadwaj +
Flt Lt Maheesh Trikha +
Click to View Record 114 HU Cr Siachen - Flt Lt A M Trikha killed
11 Apr 07 Cheetah SA-315 Sqn Ldr Shantanu Basu +
Flt Lt Amit Sharma +
Click to View Record Click to View Record 114 HU overshoot landing pad and cr into ravine. The heli

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