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SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION AT NANDA DEVI PEAK

Published Date: 05/07/2019

IAF was tasked to undertake this mission on 27 Jun 19. Due to inclement weather, high altitude, undulating terrain & strong wind, which push the man & machine to their limits, the mission was finally executed after detailed recee & planning on 03 Jul 19. At first light two Cheetah helicopters of IAF got airborne for Camp 1 site of Nanda Devi Peak & recovered mortal remains of 07 Mountaineers in 04 shuttles from Munsiyari helipad to Camp 1.

  • SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION AT NANDA DEVI PEAK
  • SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION AT NANDA DEVI PEAK
  • SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION AT NANDA DEVI PEAK
  • SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION AT NANDA DEVI PEAK
  • SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION AT NANDA DEVI PEAK
  • SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION AT NANDA DEVI PEAK
  • SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION AT NANDA DEVI PEAK
  • SEARCH AND RESCUE MISSION AT NANDA DEVI PEAK