Time immemorial, men wished for unachievable and put all his might towards achieving it. Dream to fly is perhaps the one that we all had some time or the other. Pilot's prime responsibility is to control and navigate the aircraft safely on route and in time.
On an average, an airline pilot works for 75 hours per month and about 150 hours per month while performing to additional responsibilities including checking weather conditions and flight plans. Work schedule is however variable for pilots including several hours of work followed by 3/4 offs. However, work conditions vary for pilots.
Flying Officer, Avani Chaturvedi created history by becoming the first woman pilot of the Indian Air Force. At 24, Avani achieved this remarkable feat by taking a solo flight on a MiG-21 Bison fighter aircraft. This achievement brought India at par with countries like Britain, the United States, Israel, and Pakistan. Her historic flight lasted for about half an hour.
Who said one cannot dream high in rags? Shrikant Pantawne started young in life as a delivery boy, shifted to an auto driver but still did not stop dreaming. He always dreamt of flying high and turned his dream into truth by hard work and a pinch of luck. Obstacles were innumerable in his success story but he did not give up and triumphed to become Indigo's Airlines. Kudos to the young brave heart!
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