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Cheating case against firms which promised airline jobs

September 16, 2017

Bengaluru: A case was filed against five individuals and two private firms on Thursday for allegedly cheating scores of people to the tune of over Rs 4 crore by promising them jobs in airlines, said police. Six victims have lodged complaints and police are expecting more to approach them soon. The FIR names Flyeasy...

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Local lass Anupreet becomes ace commercial pilot

September 15, 2017

Amritsar: With 200 hours’ flying experience under her belt, local lass Anupreet Kaur has become an accomplished commercial pilot. Born at Heir village, close to Sri Guru Ramdas Jee International Airport, she had been watching aeroplanes flying on the rooftop of her house, which...

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1000 jobs are up for grab in Nagpur Air India MRO says Madan, former AI Director

September 14, 2017

Nagpur: Can Nagpur really become the national hub for Aviation and Defense Industry, with world wide potential? Will our many Engineering colleges succeed in imparting the ‘skills’ required to make our youth employment worthy in these sectors? (Because that is said to be the...

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Aviation Technician Academy will be set up soon: Thodge

September 14, 2017

Taking a step towards the development of Vidarbha as a defence industries hub, Tata Technologies and Vidarbha Defence Development Hub organised a ‘Summit 2017 Aerospace and Defence,’ an initiative...

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14-year-old Indian origin boy becomes youngest pilot to fly single-engine plane

September 10, 2017

A 14-year-old Indian-origin schoolboy in the UAE has become one of the youngest pilots to fly a single-engine aircraft, according to a media report. Mansour Anis, a class IXth...

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217 Air India Trainee Pilot vacancies: Salary Rs 25,000 per month

September 2, 2017

The Air India Engineering Services Limited has released an employment notification inviting interested, eligible candidates to apply for the positions of Senior Trainee Pilots/Trainee Pilot. Selected candidates will be...

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This Is Roveinai Poumai, The First Naga Lady Pilot From Manipur Who’s Making Everyone Proud

August 23, 2017

Poveinai Poumai has become the first Naga lady pilot from Manipur. It is a moment of extreme gratification for the people of Nagaland to have one of their daughters...

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Giving wings to her curiosity

August 22, 2017

Growing up, Anny Divya was intrigued by clouds. Her mother suggested Divya to become a pilot if she really wanted to see clouds up close. And that is when...

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Wings of JRD’s flying licence issuer clipped

August 20, 2017

New Delhi: From being one of the most powerful bodies in civil aviation, the Aero Club of India (ACI) now has been rendered “homeless”. Last month, ACI—an apex body...

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Why DGCA is wrong in fiddling with employment contract of pilots

August 20, 2017

New Delhi: The aviation regulator DGCA (Director General of Civil Aviation) has recently increased the notice period for senior pilots from six months to one year in case they...

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TS Aviation Academy to get two new aircraft

August 16, 2017

Hyderabad: The only government-backed aviation academy in the city is set to get two new aircraft almost five years after a massive fire gutted six of its training carriers...

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India’s first aviation university’s inauguration in Rae Bareli postponed

August 15, 2017

The inauguration of India’s first aviation university in Uttar Pradesh which was scheduled for August 18 has been postponed. The Rajiv Gandhi National Aviation University (RGNAU) at Fursatganj in...

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Wrong flight path

August 14, 2017

Thiruvananthapuram: Aviation is a fast growing sector in the country and India is expected to become the third largest aviation market by 2020 and the largest by 2030. Also,...

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Flying high in the desert

August 14, 2017

Aviation has been my passion since childhood. Growing up in Kenya for 12 years and travelling between Nairobi and Goa at least once a year, heavily influenced my interest...

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Flying high — aviator family clocks 100 years of flights

August 13, 2017

Crisp whites, peak caps, flight bags, four stripes on their shoulders — and the love for flying — are the constants for three generations of Bhasins, a unique aviator...

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