India has Most “Efficiently Women” Pilots in World – Hardeep Singh Puri. 210 women pilots, including 103 captains, were a part of the Air India family. Gender equality persists in many professions in India, but in aviation, women rule the skies.
In a tweet the Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said Indian carriers employ close to 12.4% women pilots. “India tops in the proportion of women pilots than any other nation. Indian carriers employ close to 12.4% women pilots, which is much higher than the world average of 5.4%,” Hardeep Puri Singh tweeted.