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SpiceJet looking for Q400 Captains

August 6, 2018

SpiceJet is now hiring Captains for its Q400 fleet. The recruitment is for the positions of Trainee Captain and Transition Captain. Those who have experience in General Aviation / Military / Civil aviation can apply. Should have more than 2000 hours of flying experience and ATPL. Sucessful candidates after psychometry test and interview shall...

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Pilot shortage: DGCA extends expats’ permits

July 27, 2018

New Delhi: With India facing a severe shortage of pilots, especially commanders, the government has extended permission for foreign pilots to work in Indian carriers by two years by shifting the deadline to phase them out from this year-end to December 31, 2020. India...

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Airlines asked to reduce dependence on foreign pilots: Government

July 25, 2018

New Delhi: All the scheduled and non-scheduled airlines in the country have been asked to reduce dependence on foreign pilots whose number at present stands at 266, the government informed Parliament today. “To overcome the shortage of pilots, all scheduled and non-scheduled airlines have...

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Man duped of lakhs with Air India job promise

July 25, 2018

Nagpur: Sadar police has booked a crook who duped Rs 7.50 lakhs of an aspirant on the pretext of getting him a job in Air India. Complainant Amit Kumar...

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Mehsana Aeronautics Training Centre sealed over Rs 5 crore tax dues

July 22, 2018

Palanpur: Mehsana municipality on Friday sealed the office of Aeronautics Training Centre (ATC) at Mehsana airfield over non-payment of tax arrears to the tune of Rs5.62 crore. It had...

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NOC for flying institute in Balangir

July 21, 2018

Balangir: The government has granted a no objection certificate (NOC) for setting up a flying institute at the Tusra airstrip in Balangir, reports said. The NOC, accorded for a...

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UAE pilot training academy seeks more women to tackle global shortage

July 15, 2018

The airline industry may be one of the final frontiers of gender equality — but that could change with training academies hoping to attract more women to fill the...

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India’s largest Pilot Training Organisation to add 2 new Airbus A320 Full Flight Simulators

July 13, 2018

New Delhi: CAE Simulation Training Private Limited (CSTPL), a joint venture between InterGlobe Enterprises Pvt Ltd and CAE Inc, announced its expansion plans of adding two new Airbus A320...

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Flying high: Ajmeera Bobby

July 12, 2018

Ajmeera Bobby, daughter of a retired teacher, has become the first woman from Banjara tribe to become a commercial pilot. She has successfully completed the difficult training module of...

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The Untold Story of the First Indian Pilot, Purushottam Meghji Kabali

July 11, 2018

In the early 1930s, airlines had started expanding their markets globally. Although the aircraft back then were much more compact and could only fly small distances at a time,...

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Indian carriers in need of 1,000 pilots till March 2019 but see supply shortage: Report

July 11, 2018

With deliveries underway of as many as 1,000 planes that have been ordered until 2030, Indian carriers are looking at shortage of pilots, reports The Economic Times. These carriers...

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Aviation sector can give a flight to your career

July 9, 2018

Expansion of air transport has given sudden rise to new jobs for skilled workers. India is short of nine lakh workers in aviation sector India is set become the...

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Frankfinn Institute enters into a strategic tie-up with Air India for in-flight familiarisation programme

July 5, 2018

New Delhi: Frankfinn Institute of Air Hostess Training – India’s leading air hostess training institute – today announced the strategic tie-up with Air India. Frankfinn students now get a...

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Join Indigo’s Cadet Pilot Programme to get your wings

June 27, 2018

IndiGo , India’s largest scheduled airline conducts a Cadet Pilot Programme  to recruit and train fresh young people as pilots to receive both their initial Commercial Pilot License (CPL)...

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SpiceJet cabin crew walk-ins until Sep 28

June 27, 2018

SpiceJet has extended the walk-in interviews to recruit female cabin crew until September 28, 2018. (As per an earlier notification, the interviews were scheduled to conclude on June 29,...

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