Monday, March 8, 2010

International womens day!!!


..Celebrating the Womanhood ,my blog is dedicated to all those wonderful women who made a difference and setting up an example for their fellow beings ..

For the first time, women pilots operated Air India’s Mumbai-New York non-stop flight on March 8 to commemorate International Women’s Day.

Captain Rashmi Miranda along with Captain Sunita Narula were given the command of the Boeing 777-200 long-range aircraft which will fly through 10 time zones for 14 hours. Captain Swati Rawal and Captain Neha Kulkarni were the first officers.
The flight to the John F Kennedy airport in New York is approximately of 14 hours duration and operated with a double set of an all-women crew and supported by women of the National Aviation Company of India Limited (NACIL).

The National Aviation Company India Limited (NACIL), which operates Air India, has more than 136 women pilots flying on various international and domestic sectors...
..Isn't it wonderful??

Happy Women's day!!!

14 comments:

uma said...

very inspiring!..

Anonymous said...

nice post!I respect women and their gr8 deeds..
ethay lokon nu brave kudiyaan di lodh hai ...those who can beat the monopoly at work.
Genders should not be biased ,no female infanticides,no dowries,no female abuse..Stand up and defend urself..WOMEN OF TODAY!!
jai.

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BK Chowla, said...

Happy Women's day to all the lovely ladies the world over.
Flying is not the only achievement these women have to their credit.There is no area where the women have not excelled themselves.
These ladies including the AI crew should be given standing ovation.

Bikram said...

Happy Womans day to all the Good ladies / girls .. The bad ones can go to hell.. But yeah HAPPY WOMENS DAY :)

Haddock said...

Yeah, read about that in the papers.

Raj - Only name sake !! said...

Its belated!

But happy womens day!!

The world starts with mother , a women just like god!

shahana said...

First time here! u got a wonderful space!!im following you..

Zeenu said...

Happy Women's Day..
I really go with Jai's comment..women need to be self dependent and stand against the evils..

Monty said...

happy Women's Day!!

Chandrika Shubham said...

Inspiring article on International Woman's Day. :)

Anonymous said...

The planes today all but fly themselves ... if you really are looking for a true hero search for Jessica Watson she truly is an inspiration

Harman said...

thanks all of you for such lovely comments ..I am truly honored..support of friends and well wishers always encourages me to write something good and interesting..
@UMA..thanks.. for liking the blog..

@Jai.. Lovely..I appreciate the thoughts...

@BK Chowla..Thanks Sir..women of today has excelled ..and where we r lacking is in domestic violence which needs to be taken care of..hopefully ..it will come to an end sometime!!

@Bikram...thanks..bad ones will learn a good lesson with time..its matter of time and then there is no chance to escape for theses kind of people.!!!

@haddock..thanks..yep it caame in news..

@RAj..thanks..I read the wonderful story in ur blog..appreciate ur style of writings..

@shahana..thanks ..I liked ur CFC blog..

@Monty..thanks

@chandrika shubham..thanks.. I am glad u liked it!!

@Zeenu..thanks dear!! I really appreciate ..JAi..and his thoughts!!

@Anonymous..thanks for letting me know..so very nice..yes jessica Watson ..I know, but Simpson is good too :p