Sub-lieutenant Shivangi is Indian Navy’s first woman pilot

Kochi (Kerala): Sub-lieutenant Shivangi got her qualification wings on Monday, which made her the first woman pilot in the Indian Navy. On completing her operational training, Shivangi made history by becoming the first pilot among women naval officers.

Joining the force just two days before Navy Day, she joined operational duties in the presence of top naval officials at its base in Kochi. For achieving such an accomplishment, she received congratulatory messages from many. Among them, the All India Mahila Congress took to Twitter to convey their best wishes to Shivangi, saying that to be proud would be an understatement.