Assam-Dead bodies of Crashed Sukhoi-30 pilots recovered

Tezpur

By Nathmal Tibrewal

The bodies of pilots of Sukhoi-30 fighter plane of the Indian Air Force crashed near the border in Arunachal Pradesh, have been found and brought to  Tezpur Air  force station on Friday.

The Air Force declared Squadron Leader D Pankaj and Flight Lieutenant S Achudev dead yesterday, after days of searches in the forests where the jet crashed, approximately 60 km from Assam’s Tezpur Air Base.

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Mortal remains of flt. Lt. Achieve S being flown to Calicut (Kerala) today from Tezpur Air force Station. Before going to Calicut the Air force Plane will halt at Trivandrum, where Chief Minister and other signatories will offer their floral tribute to the departed soul.