Month: December 2007

Indian approves VRS for 12 cabin crew

The State-owned airline Indian (Domestic wing of Air India) has approved 12 of the 60 Voluntary Retirement Scheme proposals from cabin crew members that have been received till date. Official sources told Business Line that 48 other proposals were under…

Jetairways selects 12 Frankfinn students as cabin crew

Panaji: Twelve Frankfinn Goa students got selected as Jetairways’ cabin crew at interviews held in Goa, recently.Mr Gerson Rebelo, Centre Head, while addressing the presspersons, highlighted the emphasis on placement assistance at Frankfinn.He said that the students are individually attended…

DGCA duty hour rule adds to pilot shortage

Mumbai/New Delhi: New flight duty time limitations (FDTL) issued by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) are worsening an already acute pilot shortage and adding Rs 300 crore to the industry’s burden by way of fresh recruitment.Under the guidelines,…