Sunday, December 17, 2017

2 women fighter pilots among over 100 commissioned into IAF

Hyderabad: More than 100 officers, including two women fighter pilots, were commissioned into the Indian Air Force on Saturday during the Combined Graduation Parade of Pilots and Ground Duty Officers at the Air Force Academy in Dundigal near here.
According to an official statement, the event marked the passing out of 105 Flight Cadets as Flying Officers of the IAF, including two women fighter pilots – Flying Officer Shivangi Singh and Pratibha, out of a total of 15 women who joined the elite cadre of IAF officers. The occasion also marked the passing out of the 200th Pilot's course of IAF officers.
16/12/17 Tribune