Saturday, 23 Jul 2016 03:08:16 pm

India military Antonov plane missing over Bay of Bengal


An Indian military plane with more than 20 people on board has gone missing over the Bay of Bengal, the Indian air force (IAF) has confirmed to the BBC.

The Antonov-32 transporter aircraft took off from Chennai (Madras) at 08:30 local time (03:00 GMT), bound for Port Blair in the eastern archipelago of Andaman and Nicobar.

It was scheduled to land at 11:30. A search operation has been launched.

The IAF operates more than 100 Antonov-32 aircraft.

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