Monthly Archives: April 2009

Pilots Licence Examination schedule published

April 30, 2009

The schedule of Pilots Licence Examination April 2009 session is published by DGCA.Examinations are from May 4, 2009 to May 06, 2009.Here is the list of candidates admitted for examination at various centres: Delhi Mumbai Others Rejected candidates:List1 List2 28/04/09 DGCA

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Asiatic International Aviation Academy now Starting Ground classes to help train

April 29, 2009

The Asiatic International Aviation Academy http://aiacorp.co.in is now StartingGround classes to help foreign traind pilots. GROUND CLASSE for all subjects forCockpit Crew, CPL and RTR COMMERCIAL PILOT LICENCE (CPL) Coaching of groundsubjects and RTR (A)Ground Subjects Ground classes shall be starts WEF 6Th May 2009.According to Capt Yashika Mahajan & Capt K Vivek The...

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SpiceJet to upgrade 40 co-pilots

April 26, 2009

Mumbai: Budget airline, SpiceJet, has plans to train around 35-40 co-pilots and graduate them into full-fledged pilots, a top company official said.“We are looking at training some 35-40 first officers (co-pilots) to bring them on to the right (pilot) seat,” SpiceJet Chief Executive Officer, Sanjay Aggarwal, told media here. The first officers were being...

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Job loss scare driving Indian pilots to Gulf carriers

April 23, 2009

New Delhi: Salary cuts and job uncertainty are driving pilots in Indian carriers to greener pastures abroad, with as many as 25 pilots believed to be heading for the Gulf.Pilots from Jet Airways and Kingfisher Airlines are expected to join leading Gulf carrier Qatar Airways.Jet Airways said it has no information of its pilots...

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Jet loses 13 pilots to Qatar Airways, more may follow suit

April 23, 2009

Mumbai: Naresh Goyal-promoted Jet Airways has lost 13 pilots to Doha-based Qatar Airways.“Thirteen pilots have put in their papers to join Qatar Airways and many more resignations are in the pipeline,” a Jet Airways source said on Wednesday.These pilots have received job offer letters from the Middle-East air-carrier and have asked Jet Airways to...

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12 more Kingfisher pilots quit, to join Qatar Airways

April 21, 2009

Mumbai: Close on the heels of about a dozen pilots quitting Kingfisher Airlines, 12 more have put in their papers at the Vijay Mallya-owned air carrier.“Twelve more pilots have put in their papers and will soon be joining the Gulf-based airline, Qatar Airways,” a Kingfisher Airlines’ official said.About a dozen pilots had resigned earlier...

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Computer numbers allotted for AME license exam

April 21, 2009

DGCA’s central examination organization has published the list of allotted computer numbers for AME license examination.The applicants have to meet the requirements as specified in the Aircraft Rules/CAR for appearing in written examinations. The candidates from the AME Trg. Institutes must enclose the results of their 1st & 2nd semesters along with their CA-9...

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Kingfisher pilots allege breach of contract, petition DGCA

April 19, 2009

About a dozen pilots of Kingfisher Airlines have petitioned the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to direct the airline to waive the mandatory six months notice period (for leaving the company) on their service contract.The pilots said they are seeking the waiver as the airline has already breached their contracts by altering some...

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Pilot licence exams postponed; Flight Despatchers Exam result published

April 17, 2009

DGCA informs that the Pilot Licence Written Examination, April 2009 earlier scheduled for 27th, 28th & 29th April, 2009 have been rescheduled. The exams are tentatively scheduled for 4th, 5th & 6th May, 2009.The list of candidates passed in Flight Despatchers Examination (General) March 2009 is published at DGCA website. to download, click here.15/04/09...

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AP Aviation Academy now using Elite device to help train pilots

April 16, 2009

The AP Aviation Academy is now using a device designed and built by Elite Simulation Solutions to help train pilots fly the glass cockpit version of Cessna 172R.Elite has installed the Evolution iGATE S1000 advanced ATD at the Academy’s headquarters at Begumpet Airport, Hyderabad. The device has exact replication of the glass cockpit of...

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