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Russia to Train First Female Fighter Pilots in Decades


The Russian Air Force will begin training female military pilots for the first time since the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991, Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said.

“There are so many young women who want to become military pilots. We receive hundreds of letters [from them],” Shoigu told journalists.

“Therefore, we decided that this year we’ll recruit the first group of women to the Krasnodar Higher Military Aviation School,” he added.

Fifteen female cadets will begin their training program to become military pilots on October 1, Shoigu said.

“There will not be many of them… but given the number of applications received to …read more

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