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IAF helicopter makes precautionary landing in Assam
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IAF helicopter makes precautionary landing in Assam

Agency News

Guwahati, Oct 29 : An Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter today made a precautionary landing in a paddy field in Hajo in Kamrup (rural) district of Assam.

A defence spokesperson said here the copter was flying from Hasimara in bordering West Bengal to Borjhar IAF base in Guwahati. It made the precautionary landing at around 9.30 am, a few miles away from its destination.

The pilot, co-pilot and a passenger, all IAF personnel, were safe. The spokesperson said local police have already reached the spot and an IAF team from Borjhar was on its way.
The helicopter is expected to resume it's flight to Borjhar shortly. (UNI)