Gunjan Saxena Wiki
Gunjan Saxena was born June 4, 1972, in New Delhi, India. She is a Female IAF (Indian Air Force) Pilot and flies Cheetah Helicopter and now this brave female pilot story is turning in to Movie. Yes, Janhvi Kapoor is playing a role has Gunjan Saxena.
She comes from Military family and even referred has “Kargil Girl” and during her childhood, her brother took her to show the War Plane and Gunjan Saxena was mesmerized and later she made her choice that she wanted to be an IAF pilot.
She was flying Cheetah helicopter, and Gunjan Saxena was one of the 25 officers selected. She used to provide medical Aid and supply drops to Kargil war zone. She was India’s first Combat Aviators.
After the War breaks out flight Lieutenant Gunjan Saxena and Srividya Rajan got the opportunity to show their bravery, but however, they didn’t fly any war jet but these two had a role. They used fly Cheetah Helicopter close to Pakistan Radar where Pakistan used to shoot at any anything at that time, they used to spot the Pakistan ranger and provide information to army chief and also used to provide medical Evacuation.
She has served more than 18 years in the Indian Army and now her biography is brought to the limelight, Boney Kapoor’s Daughter Janhvi Kapoor is very excited to play the role of flight Lieutenant Gunjan Saxena. Recently, some of the pictures of this movie has leaked online and created huge Buzz on the internet.
In the picture Janhvi Kapoor is wearing IAF pilot Uniform, however, the name of this movies is not revealed but this movie is expected to be released on 2019.
After her schooling Gunjan Saxena graduated from Delhi University Hansraj College, she and Srividya Rajan became the part of first 25 batch Female IAF Pilot. However, in 2016 female pilots were inducted in the Squadron but these two set the benchmark back in 1999.
How old is Gunjan Saxena? was born June 4, 1972, in New Delhi, India and her age are 46 years old as of 2018. There is not much information on her family but her husband flies Mi-17 Helicopter and even he works for IAF. Later, these couple shares two kids together named Pragya (Daughter) born in 2004 and a son.
After serving the Indian Army for so many years her tenure ended in 2004. Indian Government has Awarded her “Shauraya Chakra Award” for the act of Bravery during the Kargil operation name “Vijay”.
June 4, 1972
New Delhi, India.
46 years (2018)
Delhi University Hansraj College
5 feet 6 inches
Favorites and hobbies
Travelling, and Reading
Boyfriend, Children, Affairs, Husband
Social Media Accounts