Dornier Aircraft crash: Another missing officer’s body recovered

| Friday, March 27, 2015 - 13:40
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Another missing officer’s body recovered

PANAJI: Navy divers on Friday recovered body of Dornier co-pilot Lt. Abhinav Nagori from the fuselage lying at the bottom of the sea off Goa.

Earlier, the body of his colleague, Lt Kiran Shekhawat, 27, was recovered on Thursday from the fuselage of the ill-fated Dornier Aircraft of the Navy.

Shekhawat, an Observer, had taken part in the first all-women marching contingent of the Navy during the Republic Day parade this year.

The search and rescue operation has been now called off following the recovery of the bodies of the two officers who went missing with the aircraft that had crashed on Tuesday night.

Captain, Commander NK Joshi was rescued by fishermen about an hour after the crash.

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