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Kshamta Bajpai

Air India Chairman and Managing Director Ashwani Lohani, left, congradulates Commander of an all women Air India's Delhi San Francisco Delhi flight, Kshamta Bajpai, at a ceremony on the eve of international women's day, in New Delhi.

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The commander of an all women Air India, the country's state owned carrier's Delhi San Francisco Delhi flight, Kshamta Bajpai, center, with other pilots cheers her crew during the celebration ceremony at a function on the eve of international women's day, in New Delhi. Air India says it has set a world record by flying around the world with an all-female crew.

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