Monthly Archives: June 2016

New aeronautics course at Gauhati University

June 30, 2016

Guwahati: Incorporating ‘aeronautics’ as a subject in its graduation programme, Gauhati University (GU) has cheered students aspiring to study, and make a career in, aviation maintenance engineering. Further, the university has deputed College of Aeronautical Engineering (CAE) situated in Borjhar in the city to run the course at the degree-level.Admission to the course and...

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Alliance Air recruits Co-Pilots

June 29, 2016

Alliance Air, the regional services wing of Air India, is now recruiting Co-Pilots. There are 69 vacancies and the selected candidates will be posted at any of the following centres: Delhi Kolkata Bangalore Hyderabad Mumbai Bhopal CPL holders with or without ATR family Ratings (ATR 42-320 / 72-500 / 72-600) can apply. Pilots rated...

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Join SpiceJet as a Trainee First Officer

June 29, 2016

SpiceJet has invited applications from pilots to join the airline as Trainee First Officers (TFOs) of its Q-400 and B737 NG fleets. Q-400 Pilots having CPL with ME rating (Q 400) can apply. The selection will be on the basis of CPL entry test, Advance Compass test and CCT and psychometric test. Once selected,...

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CIC seeks monitoring of aviation schools

June 29, 2016

The Central Information Commission has expressed concern over the security risks involving flying schools and has stressed on the need to monitor them. In two recent orders, the CIC has underlined the need for public disclosures and transparency in such schools. “Keeping in view the expertise, inherent risks in flying exercises and all unfortunate...

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Indigo’s UK training facility deficient: DGCA

June 29, 2016

Indigo airlines has been asked to cease sending their pilots for training to a simulator facility in the United Kingdom which has been found deficient during inspection by aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). Such action has been taken for the first time by DGCA after technical glitches were found in May...

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Apply now to join Air India

June 28, 2016

Air India has invited applications for the following posts. Marketing personnel (AIESL) Staff for Air India Lounges at T3, IGI Airport, New Delhi Flight Dispatcher (In Air India Air Transport Services Ltd). Chief of Marketing (In Air India Air Transport Services Ltd). Customer Agent and Handyman Please visit the careers page  of the airline...

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The skies await

June 27, 2016

Decisions determine where we end up in life, sometimes for the better, and sometimes for worse. This is especially relevant right after school. While parental and peer pressure can compel you to enroll with a mainstream Engineering or Medical course as dictated by popular and conventional wisdom shackling every bright and beady-eyed generation that...

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Aircraft engineer course may become degree programme

June 24, 2016

New Delhi: Aircraft maintenance engineers may soon be able to apply for jobs in other industries. The government is considering to convert the three-year aircraft maintenance engineer (AME) certificate course into a fullfledged degree programme that will help a successful trainee earn a BSc degree at the end of the course. “We receive a...

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Commercial pilot licensce course admission dates announced

June 24, 2016

Flying school Orient flight school (OFS) announced the dates for admission to the commercial pilot licensce course for this academic year. The course can be pursued by eligible candidates in any of the two venues namely OFS in Puducherry or Orient Flight Aviation Academy (OFAA) in Mysuru. Candidates signing up for the commercial pilot...

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Frankfinn receives the Award for “Best Air Hostess Training Institute – 2016

June 23, 2016

Frankfinn receives the Award for “Best Air Hostess Training Institute – 2016” at the 9th International Conference & Awards organized by Ministry of Civil Aviation & Tourism, Govt. of India and ASSOCHAM held on Thursday – 23rd June March 2016. The Award was handed over by Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Hon’ble Union Minister of...

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