Dhruv chopper qualifies for flying in Siachen skyline

Inducted into the IAF in 1998, India’s first advanced light helicopter (ALH) ‘Dhruv’ has come out with flying colours clearing all trials for regular high- altitude operations in the Siachen skyline of Jammu and Kashmir.

Dhruv has cleared “all test trials” for flying over Siachen Glacier without “any error” and joined the category of of Chetak and Cheetah helicopters, which fly daily to the icy heights to maintain support services for troops based there, Air Force sources said.

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