Chinook helicopter lifts off Kedarnath with debris from IAF helicopter MI-17 | India News
The debris from the MI-19 helicopter will be transported to a nearby air base. Preparations to lift the rubble have been made over the past 15 days. Recently, Air Force officers visited Kedarnath Dham and assessed the damaged helicopter.
#WATCH: A Chinook helicopter takes off from a helipad at Kedarnath Shrine with the debris of MI-… https://t.co/0BuyeBL4aW
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The Chinook helicopter landed on the MI-17 helipad in Kedarnath on Saturday to transport debris from the Indian Air Force MI-17 helicopter.
In 2018, the Air Force MI-17 helicopter crashed while landing on the helipad located behind the Kedarnath temple. In the incident, the pilot suffered a minor injury, while the helicopter was damaged. IAF had left the damaged MI-17 there.