Indian Air Force’s AN-32 Plane With 29 Missing After ‘Rapid Loss of Altitude’

iaf-an-32-file_650x400_61469174587news54f54f54sAn Indian Air Force (IAF) AN-32 transport plane carrying 29 people, mostly military personnel, to Port Blair is missing after it took off on Friday morning.

More than 12 Navy and coast guard ships are looking for the aircraft in the Bay of Bengal. A submarine has also been diverted for the search. The Air Force has told NDTV that the search operation will continue through the night.