Flight safety award announced

Usha Pathak, the wife of instructor pilot Late Prabhu Sharan Pathak, has announced ‘Prabhu Sharan Pathak Flight Safety Award’ on the first death anniversary of her husband.
According to a press release issued by Airlines Operators Association of Nepal (AOAN), the award will be handed over every year to a pilot that demonstrates exemplary works by upholding aviation safety.
A revolving fund has been created at AOAN to hand over the award. Usha is the patron of the fund which will have a seven-member working committee, including president and general secretary of AOAN and three senior pilots. The executive director of AOAN will be the secretary of the fund.
Prabhu Sharan died when a Dornier aircraft that he was commandeering met with an accident Jomsom of Mustang district on 15 June 2012.

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