The total strength of women officers serving the IAF is 1,875, of which only ten women officers are fighter pilots.
Women fighter pilots are inducted and deployed in IAF as per strategic needs and operational requirements said India’s defence minister
Women fighter pilots are inducted and deployed in IAF as per strategic needs and operational requirements within the laid down policy, which is reviewed from time to time, said MOS for Defence, Sripad Yesso Naik.
Flt Lt Mohana Singh became the first woman fighter pilot to qualify for undertaking missions by Hawk advanced Jet Aircraft during the daytime.
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