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Air India recruits Trainee Pilots

August 15, 2015

To fill up 180 posts of pilots, Air India hiring CPL holders to absorb as Trainee Pilots. Of the 180 vacancies, half will be filled from CPL holders from IGRUA and for remaining 90 openings, candidates having CPL  from other institutions can apply. Academic qualification is 10+2. MAximum age limit is 35 and for reserved categories...

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Apply now to join Air India Express as an Airline Attendant

August 15, 2015

Air India Charters Ltd now hires airline attendants for its low cost carrier Air India Express. The selected candidates will be based at Kozhikode/Mangalore/Kochi/Thiruvananthapuram. The appointments will be on contract for three years. There are 193 vacancies in total: SC  – 32 ST –...

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First woman pilot from Gondia jobless; blames backward caste

August 9, 2015

She has the distinction of being Maharashtra’s first commercial pilot from Naxal heartland, Gondia district, bordering Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. But Captain Swati Ladre’s dreams are yet to take off. The 28-year-old pilot, who belongs to the Dom caste, a listed category of safai...

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Air India inducts 534 cabin crew till May 1: Mahesh Sharma

August 5, 2015

Air India has selected a total of 534 candidates to induct them into the airline as part of its plan to hire 800 additional cabin staff, Minister of State...

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Airports facing ATC shortage, need to hire 1,500 ATC officers

August 4, 2015

New Delhi: In March, two aircraft operated by Emirates and Etihad Airways had a ‘near miss’ over Mumbai, as they were less than 1,000 feet apart and flying head...

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Number of expat pilots going down in India: Mahesh Sharma

August 3, 2015

New Delhi: The number of expat pilots in the country has decreased over the year with domestic carriers promoting nearly 1,000 co-pilots since 2012, Minister of State for Civil...

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Boeing, Airbus, HAL and others tap expertise of IITs to spot talent & possible hires

August 1, 2015

Mumbai: At the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Kharagpur, a group of students is working on technology that may help power micro-aerial vehicles (MAVs) or mini-drones for Boeing....

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Air India Express to hire trainee pilots from IGRUA

July 27, 2015

New Delhi :Budget carrier Air India Express today said it plans to recruit 40 trainee pilots and majority of them would be from Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA)....

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Air India recruits 800 additional cabin crew for better on-board services

July 26, 2015

Delhi: Air India has said that the airliner has recruited 800 people to join its cabin crew staff. These 800 additional cabin crew members will likely be inducted into...

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AAI, IATA join hands to train 4000 officials in Airport Mgmt

July 21, 2015

Jammu: An agreement was signed between AAI and IATA for imparting training to 4000 AAI officials for skill development in Airport Management as per Global Standards. The agreement was...

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Khandelwals: A Family of Pilots

July 21, 2015

Though having an unusual name for a man, Sheetal Khandelwal an ex-Air India pilot, had such a great passion for flying that he inspired his two sons and a...

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Airlines need 558,000 new pilots over 20 years: Boeing

July 21, 2015

Commercial airlines will need to recruit and train 558,000 new pilots over the next 20 years to meet rising travel demand, according to a Boeing forecast released today. About...

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RGNA University in Amethi to function soon

July 17, 2015

Union Civil Aviation Minister, Ashok Gajapathi Raju said that the Rajiv Gandhi National Aviation University (RGNAU) which will facilitate and promote aviation studies and research all over the country,...

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Sundaram Nataraj New Aviation Chair at Central Washington University

July 10, 2015

llensburg, Washington: Sundaram Nataraja was recently chosen as the new chair of the Department of Aviation, to which he brings an impressive international background and academic experience to Central...

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For women pilots, sky is not the limit

July 6, 2015

Mumbai/New Delhi: Up in the air, Indian women are increasingly in charge. For a country that can’t ensure a woman’s safety or her basic rights on the ground, the...

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