Monthly Archives: September 2017

Finally, Patiala Aviation Club gets multi-engine aircraft

September 30, 2017

Patiala: After a wait of over six months, the multi-engine Tecnam PP 2006 aircraft finally arrived at the Patiala Aviation Club on Friday. The arrival of the plane is likely to give the much-needed boost to flying activities at the Patiala airstrip. The half-a-century old club had in March received two new Cessna-172 aircrafts....

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AAI To Recruit For 284 Posts; Engineering Graduates, Diploma, 10+2 Pass Eligible

September 30, 2017

Online registration portal of Airport Authority of India (AAI) for recruitment to the posts of Junior Executive (Civil, Electrical and Electronics) and junior assistant (fire services) is open now. Interested engineering graduates, Diploma holders in mechanical, automobile, fire and 12th pass candidates can apply for the post. Candidates should note for junior executive post,...

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Airport Authority of India recruitment alert: Apply for 84 Junior Assistant

September 25, 2017

Airport Authority of India, AAI has released a recruitment notification for hiring 84 Junior Assistant – Fire Services. The recruitment is only for the northern region. Interested candidates can apply online on airportsindia.org.in. Details for the recruitment, eligibility criteria and other important dates are provided below for your reference. Please note that the recruitment...

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Flying training starts for Chhattisgarh youth

September 24, 2017

Raipur: The cadets of Chhattisgarh will be benefitted by this unique opportunity and their chances at securing their employment with the Indian Air Force and other Armed Forces will be enhanced With concerted efforts of the NCC Squadron, the aircraft has been made serviceable at Raipur now and is ready to restart flying training...

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Indian Aviation Academys new campus inaugurated

September 21, 2017

New Delhi: Civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today inaugurated the new campus of the Indian Aviation Academy (IAA) here. The institute was set up in 2010 as a collaboration among Airports Authority of India (AAI), Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) and Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). The new campus is spread...

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Cheating case against firms which promised airline jobs

September 16, 2017

Bengaluru: A case was filed against five individuals and two private firms on Thursday for allegedly cheating scores of people to the tune of over Rs 4 crore by promising them jobs in airlines, said police. Six victims have lodged complaints and police are expecting more to approach them soon. The FIR names Flyeasy...

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Local lass Anupreet becomes ace commercial pilot

September 15, 2017

Amritsar: With 200 hours’ flying experience under her belt, local lass Anupreet Kaur has become an accomplished commercial pilot. Born at Heir village, close to Sri Guru Ramdas Jee International Airport, she had been watching aeroplanes flying on the rooftop of her house, which inspired her to become a pilot one day. This didn’t...

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1000 jobs are up for grab in Nagpur Air India MRO says Madan, former AI Director

September 14, 2017

Nagpur: Can Nagpur really become the national hub for Aviation and Defense Industry, with world wide potential? Will our many Engineering colleges succeed in imparting the ‘skills’ required to make our youth employment worthy in these sectors? (Because that is said to be the main cause for industry not coming in a big way...

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Aviation Technician Academy will be set up soon: Thodge

September 14, 2017

Taking a step towards the development of Vidarbha as a defence industries hub, Tata Technologies and Vidarbha Defence Development Hub organised a ‘Summit 2017 Aerospace and Defence,’ an initiative to co-create sustainable ecosystem for aerospace and defence. It was supported by VIDH, VIA, BMA, MIA. The keynote speaker was Lt. Gen. (Retd) Ravindra Thodge,...

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14-year-old Indian origin boy becomes youngest pilot to fly single-engine plane

September 10, 2017

A 14-year-old Indian-origin schoolboy in the UAE has become one of the youngest pilots to fly a single-engine aircraft, according to a media report. Mansour Anis, a class IXth student at Delhi Private School in Sharjah, received a certificate for his first solo flight from an aviation academy in Canada last week, Gulf News...

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