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5 percent female pilots in the world, in India this number is about 15 percent

The federal government instructed the Lok Sabha on Thursday that in keeping with the Worldwide Society of Ladies Airline Pilots, 5 p.c of the overall pilots on the earth are ladies, whereas the variety of ladies pilots in India is about 15 p.c. Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia gave this data in a written reply to the query of Dr V Satyavati and Chinta Anuradha in Lok Sabha. The members had sought particulars of the steps taken to extend the variety of ladies pilots within the nation.

Scindia stated that the Ministry of Civil Aviation and its related organizations have taken steps to extend the variety of pilots of each women and men within the nation. These embody issuance of award letters by the Airports Authority of India for 9 new Flying Coaching Organizations (FTOs) at 5 airports — Belagavi, Jalgaon, Kalaburagi, Khajuraho and Lilabari within the first part. He stated that within the second part 5 airports… Bhavnagar, Hubli, Kaupa, Kishangarh and Salem embody six extra slots for FTOs.

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The Civil Aviation Minister stated that these measures are prone to enhance flying hours in flight coaching organizations and the variety of industrial pilot licenses issued per yr. Scindia stated that in keeping with the Worldwide Society of Ladies Airline Pilots, 5 p.c of the overall pilots on the earth are ladies, whereas the variety of ladies pilots in India is about 15 p.c.

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