- According to what was known, the plane was on a normal training flight.
- The IAF spokesperson the event happened around 8:45 a.m. He said that no one or anything was hurt and that the plane is being looked at right now.
An Apache chopper from the Indian Air Force had to make an emergency landing in the Sindh river gorge near Jakhnauli village in Bhind, Madhya Pradesh. From what we know, a rescue action was taking place when a combat helicopter landed in the Nayagaon area of Bhind.
On a training flight, the Apache attack helicopter crashed when it tried to land. IAF said in a tweet that the pilots are safe. An IAF official said that an Apache attack helicopter made a precautionary landing near Bhind in Madhya Pradesh on Monday, and no one was hurt.
#WATCH | An Apache attack helicopter today made a precautionary landing in a field in a village in the Bhind district of Madhya Pradesh.
— ANI (@ANI) May 29, 2023
The officials also said that a precautionary flight means there could have been some small problems that caused the plane to land. During routine training, an Apache AH-64 chopper from the Indian Air Force (IAF) made a precautionary landing near Bhind. The crew and the plane are both safe. Officials said that the problem with the chopper was fixed on the spot, and it has since been flown back to its base.
An Apache AH-64 helicopter of the IAF carried out a precautionary landing near Bhind, during routine operational training. All crew and the aircraft are safe. The rectification party has reached the site. pic.twitter.com/hhd6wSNgT2
— Indian Air Force (@IAF_MCC) May 29, 2023
Earlier, IAF sent out a tweet saying that the repair team had arrived at the spot. According to what was known, the plane was on a normal training flight. A spokesman for the IAF in Delhi said that the pilot made the landing near Bhind as a safety measure.
The IAF spokesperson the event happened around 8:45 a.m. He said that no one or anything was hurt and that the plane is being looked at right now.