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See Pictures: PV Sindhu’s Feat Flying The Magnificent ‘Tejas’ Airplanes!

She’s a rockstar!

It was a proud moment for the country when the magnificent Light Combat aircraft Tejas which was displayed at the Aero India 2019 in Bengaluru. But, what was more impressive was the co-pilot. PV Sindhu, who has been extremely successful in her sports career winning laurels, she has achieved yet another milestone. She caught hold of the opportunity to co-pilot.

“It was definitely a great experience and a great opportunity. I feel very honoured that captain Siddharth showed me all the stunts. I am very happy about being the first woman to fly the Tejas. This day is dedicated for women. Hence I will remember this day forever,” she stated to a leading daily.

DRDO shared some exclusive pictures of Sindhu and we feel absolutely proud of her:









The chief pilot of Tejas Captain Siddharth was a true hero there.

Tejas, built by the state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) is a single-engine multirole light fighter. It is set to replace the aging Jaguar and Mig-21 fleet in the Indian Air Force.


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