Aerospace Jobs

Boeing expands engineering centre in India, to hire 1500 more

June 16, 2018

Bengaluru: Global aerospace major Boeing on Friday expanded its engineering and technology centre in this tech hub and said it would hire 1,500 more engineers to drive digital innovation. “The new centre has doubled our footprint, which will enable our employees to work on new technologies that will drive aerospace innovation from India for...

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Qualification packs for 70 job roles in Aerospace and Aviation sector developed

June 8, 2018

Bengaluru: The Aerospace and Aviation Sector Skill Council (AASSC) has developed Qualifications Packs for 70 Job Roles spread across five sub sectors through extensive industry engagement. Using these Qualifications Packs as template, skill development programmes were being launched across India with one of the biggest programmes launched by the Aviation Multi Skill Development Centre...

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MoU inked to pave way for establishment of aeronautical engineering college in Patiala

April 17, 2018

Chandigarh: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on Tuesday in the presence of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to pave the way for the establishment of Punjab State Aeronautical Engineering College (PSAEC) in Patiala. The MoU, signed between Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University (MRSPTU), Bathinda and Punjab State Civil Aviation Council (PSCAC),...

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Skill varsities for aerospace sector on cards

January 20, 2018

Bengaluru: The Union government is planning to start skill universities, which will be opened by the private sector under the Public Private Participation (PPP) model, Union Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Anantkumar Hegde said on Friday. He was delivering the keynote address at a seminar organised by the Bangalore Chamber of...

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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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Considering a Future in Aerospace? Here’s what you should know

September 22, 2015

Mumbai: Arijit Ghosh, President, Honeywell Aerospace, India, tells us there is tremendous scope for careers in the aerospace industry in India. “The growth of the domestic and international economy naturally boosts the aerospace sector. Optimism about the sector’s growth also stems from the growth of air passenger traffic by 20% this year, after being...

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AASSC draws plan to certify 5.20 lakh trainees in aerospace in 10 years

July 1, 2015

Bengaluru: The newly constituted Aerospace and Aviation Sector Skill Council (AASSC) has drawn up a plan to certify about 5,20,000 trainees and groom 6,000 trainers over a 10 year period in the aerospace sector. “We have signed the term sheet with NSDC (National Skill Development Corporation) covering project objectives, segments, target training trades and...

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‘Middle Eastern airlines sucking talent out of India’

February 18, 2014

Dubai: Airlines in the Middle East are sucking up the talent out of India leading to a dearth of qualified and competent people back home, a leading industry executive has said. According to Ravi Menon, the executive director of Air Works, a Mumbai-based aircraft maintenance company, the biggest risk to the maintenance, repair, and...

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Emerging careers in the aerospace industry

February 5, 2014

Pritam Bhavnani, president, Honeywell Aerospace talks about emerging career opportunities within the Indian aerospace industry. Honeywell’s Aero Club initiative provides training to students who are looking to pursue a career in aerospace about the fundamentals of flying and aerospace modelling. Which are the career opportunities in the Indian aerospace industry? Students could look at...

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