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Chinese women fly most advanced fighter jet

August 18th, 2012 - 6:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 18 (IANS) Five female pilots have become China's first women to fly the J-10 combat aircraft, the country's most advanced fighter jet, a media report said.J-10, also called ... Read more...

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Pilots ‘almost pass out’ after taking off

January 9th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A looming disaster was averted when a passenger British Airways flight returned to Heathrow just minutes after taking off. The two female pilots at the back of ... Read more...

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All-female US Air Force team launches historic mission in Afghanistan

April 4th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Bagram Airfield (Afghanistan) Apr.4 (ANI): A team of female US Airmen has made history in Afghanistan, by planning, maintaining and flying the first all-woman combat mission from the Bagram Airfield.The two-plane ... Read more...

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Nikumaroro Island Linked To Amelia Earhart’s Disappearance?

December 11th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A group of researchers are claiming that a small fragment of bone traced on the remote Kiribati island of Nikumaroro may belong to the stalwart pilot ... Read more...

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Chinese female combat pilots to debut at National Day Parade

April 2nd, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Jinzhou (China), April 2 (Xinhua) China's first batch of female combat pilots will debut at the National Day Parade in October this year, an official said Thursday. Sixteen female fighter jet pilots ... Read more...

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