Month: March 2014

Soaring to Greater Heights

Most people manage to excel in just one field in their lifetime. But spine surgeon Dr Nagesh Bhandari is a trained pilot as well. Taking his passion forward in the 1990s, he launched a flight school in Ahmedabad. In 2004,…

HAL of a nightmare for Jakkur flying school

Bangalore: The Government Flying Training School (GFTS) in Jakkur has once again been forced to move out of the city’s airspace to conduct commercial pilot licence (CPL) and private pilot licence (PPL) training. The GFTS, where at least 16 students…