19-Year-Old Poised To Become Laos’ First Female Pilot

Many women are taking on non-traditional roles as new career opportunities open up for them, showing they are equal to men in terms of ability.
One example is a young woman named Ms Phinanong Leusasinh, aged just 19, of Nongping village in Chanthabouly district, Vientiane, who recently made her first solo flight.
The solo flight, which is made without an instructor on board, is a milestone in the pilot training course. Last week Ms Phinanong was one of six trainees who took the controls of a …..

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