Month: July 2008

Serbia Probes Flying School Fraud

Belgrade : Serbian authorities are probing the activities of a state-run flying school, following charges from the country’s civilian aviation authority, Balkan Insight has learnt.A criminal complaint from aviation safety inspectors to Belgrade’s district prosecutor, made available to Balkan Insight…

"It is a pleasure to watch them blossom”

“Life is beautiful,” says Meenakshi Anand, seated in her office at Airhostess Training Center, off Delhi’s busy South Extension market. The room is filled with photographs of her many students who now fly on national and international carriers.The academy draws…

Banks go slow on aviation study loans

Mumbai: Banks are reluctant about disbursing loans for aviation studies on fears that a slowdown will hamper the job prospects in the aviation sector. The move, say analysts, may affect the fortunes of aviation training insitutes.India has more than six…