First South Korean Female Pilot Instructor

First South Korean Female Pilot Instructor

9-Dec-2016 Source:

The South Korean Army has appointed Jung Eun-hee as their first-ever female pilot instructor. Jung was chosen from a select few who qualified for the position to teach. Her duties include teaching, training and evaluating potential pilots.

Jung’s journey began in 1999 when she enlisted as a staff sergeant. She applied for the pilot training programme and was accepted in 2004, gaining her pilot’s wins in 2006. She has up to 1 500 flying hours, flying for the 2nd aerial brigade in an UH-60 Black Hawk, reports Korea Herald.

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