Month: September 2011

Asia-Pacific short on pilots says Boeing

Hong Kong: Asia-Pacific’s booming aviation sector is facing a serious pilot shortfall with some carriers forced to cut flights and ground new planes because of the gap, US aviation giant Boeing said on Monday. The region will need more than…

Bangalore to get 1st aerospace institute of India

 Bangalore: The silicon city will soon have India’s first academy to generate manpower for aviation and aerospace industries. “The Indian Institute of Aerospace Engineering and Management will start its first academic programme- an MBA specialising in aeronautics management – from…

Flight school monitors int’l students

The United States offers cheaper flight schools and more space for training than Rahul Gandhi could get in his native India, where he hopes to work as a commercial pilot. Now a student at Tiffin Aviation Services at Nogales International…