Pawan Hans helicopter crashes while landing on Bombay High oil rig. Two pilots are reportedly missing. The Indian Navy has launched a search operation.
According to reports, last known position of Pawan Hans Helicopter was 82 NM west of Mumbai.
The pilots are missing and Coast Guard and ONGC have pressed their vessels into service to locate them. The Medivac chopper was on its last sortie of the day from a platform on the Mumbai High south oil and gas field about 160 KM off the coast.
Pawan Hans chopper crashes into sea, two pilots missing :