Month: July 2015

Khandelwals: A Family of Pilots

Though having an unusual name for a man, Sheetal Khandelwal an ex-Air India pilot, had such a great passion for flying that he inspired his two sons and a daughter to become commercial pilots. Lo behold, his daughter even got…

RGNA University in Amethi to function soon

Union Civil Aviation Minister, Ashok Gajapathi Raju said that the Rajiv Gandhi National Aviation University (RGNAU) which will facilitate and promote aviation studies and research all over the country, will start functioning very soon at Fursatganj, Amethi. The minister was…

For women pilots, sky is not the limit

Mumbai/New Delhi: Up in the air, Indian women are increasingly in charge. For a country that can’t ensure a woman’s safety or her basic rights on the ground, the recruitment record of India’s airlines presents a contrast. As a result,…