Aviation Academy

Flight Training – Time for a review

July 9, 2016

The news of many Indian air carriers placing orders for more airplanes has created a lot of excitement among the travelling public and the pilot community. One problem the growing carriers are going to face is to find qualified manpower to man their cockpits. Aviation in India goes through a cycle periodically, and as...

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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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7 Held for ‘Recruiting’ Youth for Fake Aviation Institute

October 31, 2015

Jorhat: Seven people, including two women,have been arrested in Assam’s Jorhat district on charge of conducting recruitment for a fake aviation institute, a senior police officer said today. The seven, who have been arrested, had posed themselves as the academy’s ‘director’ and faculty members. They have been identified as Sandip Kumar (director) and ‘faculty...

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CIDCO to set up Aviation Academy in Navi Mumbai

October 14, 2015

Thane: City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Ltd (CIDCO) will set up an Aviation Academy for the training of manpower required for the proposed Navi Mumbai International airport, its joint managing director V Radha said. The work of the proposed airport is likely to begin next year and the first phase has been...

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Students Allege Cheating by Air Hostess Institute

June 25, 2015

Kochi: The students of a reputed nation-wide air hostess training institute have approached the police alleging that the institute cheated them by running a fake graduation course which was not approved by any university. The students, along with their parents, filed a complaint at the Ernakulam South Police on Wednesday. According to Siby Tom,...

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NALSAR offers course in Aviation, Space, Telecom

June 6, 2015

Hyderabad: One of the contemporary but neglected areas in Indian legal realm is Air and Space laws. To fill this gap and to promote further studies and research in the aerospace law, NALSAR University of Law which is consistently been ranked as the leading law university in India, has recently launched a few innovative...

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GMR Aviation Academy chosen as regional training centre

April 13, 2015

Hyderabad: GMR Aviation Academy, the aviation-skills development arm of GMR Group, has been recognised as the Regional Training Centre of Excellence by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO). The Academy is the only one of its kind in India to have been conferred with this status by ICAO and as Global Training Hub by...

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Aviation school under cheating cloud

March 18, 2015

Kochi: Ernakulam central police have registered a cheating case against a city-based aviation academy for allegedly collecting huge amount as fees from students and failing to conduct classes. The case was registered after students of AHR Aviation Academy on Chittoor Road lodged a complaint with the police on Monday, alleging that the academy had...

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Aviation schools cut sorry figure

June 9, 2014

Kozhikode: The expansion of the aviation sector has resulted in the mushrooming of low quality training institutes across the state which provide courses after extracting hefty sums from job aspirants. These institutions provide poor training and many hopefuls end up as hotel receptionists. The popular courses include diploma in air hostess training, aviation and...

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Airlines training office in Dimapur inaugurated

May 18, 2014

Dimapur: The OJ Modeling Grooming & Training Agency inaugurated an airlines training office on May 17. The agency is located at Aghacho Building ground floor, opposite veterinary hospital Burma Camp in Dimapur. EAC Nuiland Dimapur Amenla, while inaugurating the office congratulated Opang Jamir Metsubo, founder and director of the agency for providing such a...

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