Hardeep Puri – Union Minister:
Way to go girls!
Professional, qualified & confident, the all women cockpit crew takes off from San Francisco to Bengaluru on Air India’s flight to fly over North Pole.
Our Nari Shakti achieves a historic first.
AI 176 gets airborne from San Francisco, climbing to an initial altitude of 30000 ft under the command of Capt Zoya Agarwal.
Thus begins a historic 15154 km and more than 17 hrs voyage over the North Pole, connecting San Francisco Airport to Bengaluru Airport
Earlier San Francisco Airport was set abuzz with Air India’s women pilots gearing up to conquer the sky with their epic non-stop flight over the Pole en route to Bengaluru Airport
Pic Credit: @HardeepSPuri/Air India