Female ship captain wins bravery award
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India female ship captain wins bravery award

Radhika Menon has become the first woman to win the International Maritime Organization's Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea.

The Indian oil tanker captain commanded the dramatic rescue of seven fishermen in the Bay of Bengal in June 2015, as this video reconstruction by the Shipping Corporation of India shows.

  • 22 Nov 2016