Sub Lieutenant (SLt) Shivangi created history as the first woman pilot of the Indian Navy, on successful completion of the course.

SLt Shivangi, a native of Muzaffarpur, Bihar was inducted into the Indian Navy under the Short Service Commission (SSC)-Pilot entry scheme, and was part of the 27th Naval orientation course (NOC)Course at the Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala. She was commissioned into the Navy in June last year.

Source: PIB

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