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Long way to go before aerospace industry becomes women friendly: Report

Just 6% thought the representation of women had increased significantly in the past five years, according to the survey

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A survey by Korn Ferry of over 1,500 workers in the sector found that one-third of women feel they would need to change industries to advance careers

has a way to go in becoming a welcoming environment for women, says a new report.

A survey by Korn Ferry of over 1,500 workers in the sector found that one-third of women feel they would need to change industries to advance careers.

Just 6% thought the representation of women had increased significantly in the past five years, according to the survey, commissioned by the Women in Aviation and Charter, a two-year-old initiative to improve gender balance.

“This report provides us with a measure both of what has been achieved and of what remains to be done,” said the charter.

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First Published: Thu, November 12 2020. 01:15 IST
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