Avani Chaturvedi Becomes 1st Indian Woman to Fly Fighter Aircraft Solo

Flying officer Avani Chaturvedi scripted history by becoming the first  Indian woman to fly a fighter aircraft solo.


She flew a MiG-21 bison in her first solo flight from Jamnagar base of Indian Air Force (IAF) in Gujarat.

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Syndicate Bank PO 2018 Exam-
  • Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa is the 25th Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force.
Source-ANI News