The Military Space Forces (VKS) of Russia will hire female pilots, now a methodology for the use of female crews in military aviation units is being developed. Major General Alexander Maksimtsev, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Aerospace Forces for military-political work, told the journalists about this.
“Girls-pilots will be guaranteed to serve,” he said.
According to Maksimtsev, the approach to each woman will be individual based on her professional skills. The Major General recalled that now the girls are studying at the Krasnodar Higher Military Aviation School of Pilots in the specialties of military transport, long-range, assault and fighter aviation.
As the site kp.ru wrote, in early August in Russia, women were allowed to work as aviation mechanics and technicians for airframes and engines, instruments and electrical equipment, radio equipment, parachute and emergency rescue equipment, fuel and lubricants.