The Indian Navy is going to create another history soon. The Indian Navy’s fleet will induct the first female pilot to fly Dornier surveillance Aircraft on 2 December, 2019.
Women officer Sub Lieutenant Shivangi will join the operation duty in Kochi and take a flight.
Sub Lieutenant Shivangi belongs to Muzaffarpur district of Bihar and she is going to create history by making first lady pilot of Indian navy. She will complete her cockpit training on 2 December at Southern Naval Command, Kochi. She will fly Dornier surveillance Aircraft.
It is a indigenous multi-role Dornier 228 aircraft built by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) which is deployed for carrying out a short-range maritime reconnaissance mission. This Aircraft includes advanced surveillance radar, electronic sensors and networking features which helps to maintain maritime dominance in the Indian Ocean Region.