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Sky’s the limit for Kashmiri girls

July 22, 2014

Kashmiri girls are breaking cultural barriers by pursuing careers in aviation, working with national and international airlines and taking different related course studies across India. A transformation in thinking opened doors for girls to look for non-conventional career options, says Muneeb Bhat, a pilot from Srinagar who owns Airborne Academy– one of the state’s...

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Recruitment in aviation sector on the rise

July 18, 2014

Mumbai: Recruitment in the aviation sector is on the rise, despite weak air travel demand and mounting losses at airlines. Entry of new carriers, addition of more routes by global players, mushrooming of new airports and modernisation of old ones have opened up employment...

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Posing as Jet Airways employee, Mumbai man cons more than 25 aspirants

July 15, 2014

A cheat posed as an employee of Jet Airways and conned more than 25 job aspirants in the city. What’s more, he even convinced a job placement agency to send him their candidates. The Bhandup police, where the case is registered, have arrested the...

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Aviation course takes off as University of Pune joins hands with US academy

July 12, 2014

Pune: After the much touted MTech aviation course of the University of Pune, which was introduced by the varsity in collaboration with Germany-based flying institute Fachschule fur Luftfahrzeugfuhrer (FFL)...

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Admissions to Orient Flight School

July 11, 2014

Kochi: Orient Flight School has announced the dates for the admission to commercial pilots course for the academic year 2014-2015. The school has announced that admission will be open...

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DoNER Minister moved for reviving Assam Flying Club

June 20, 2014

Guwahati: The College of Aeronautical Engineering held a meeting with the DoNER Minister, General (Retd) VK Singh on Tuesday. Air Marshal PK Barbora, former Vice Chief of Indian Air...

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Trainee pilots await HAL nod

June 19, 2014

Bangalore: The Government Flying Training School (GFTS) at Jakkur is anxiously waiting for Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) to give the green light to carry out training operations. The decision by...

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Tata–Singapore airlines builds up momentum, starts hiring

June 11, 2014

With AirAsia just few days away from launching its inaugural service, another new entrant waiting in the wings to unveil its operations, Tata-Singapore Airlines is leaving no stone unturned...

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Aviation schools cut sorry figure

June 9, 2014

Kozhikode: The expansion of the aviation sector has resulted in the mushrooming of low quality training institutes across the state which provide courses after extracting hefty sums from job...

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‘Stop work near Jakkur Flying School’

June 9, 2014

Bangalore: The former Minister Gulihatti D. Shekhar has said that work on the elevated highway on Bellary Road in front of Jakkur Flying School should be stopped immediately to...

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Flying school’s fixed wing operations may be shifted

June 5, 2014

Bangalore: The heritage Government Flying Training School (GFTS) at Jakkur here is likely to temporarily shift its fixed wing operations to HAL or Mysore airport as the government has...

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Madras Flying Club on a Wing and Prayer

May 19, 2014

Chennai: If you were to ask what ails one of the oldest flying clubs this side of the world, don’t be surprised if they ask for an extra sheet...

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Madras Flying Club on a Wing and Prayer

May 19, 2014

Chennai: If you were to ask what ails one of the oldest flying clubs this side of the world, don’t be surprised if they ask for an extra sheet...

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Airlines training office in Dimapur inaugurated

May 18, 2014

Dimapur: The OJ Modeling Grooming & Training Agency inaugurated an airlines training office on May 17. The agency is located at Aghacho Building ground floor, opposite veterinary hospital Burma...

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IIT Roorkee, University of Southampton sign MoU for research

May 18, 2014

Ahmedabad: In a bid to promote collaborative research, the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IIT-R) has signed an MoU with University of Southampton. The institutes look to engage in...

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