Aviation Academy


Mehsana Aeronautics Training Centre sealed over Rs 5 crore tax dues

July 22, 2018

Palanpur: Mehsana municipality on Friday sealed the office of Aeronautics Training Centre (ATC) at Mehsana airfield over non-payment of tax arrears to the tune of Rs5.62 crore. It had on May 6, 2016, too, sealed the ATC to recover tax dues. The ATC was set up by Ahmedabad Aviation & Aeronautics Ltd to train...

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NOC for flying institute in Balangir

July 21, 2018

Balangir: The government has granted a no objection certificate (NOC) for setting up a flying institute at the Tusra airstrip in Balangir, reports said. The NOC, accorded for a period of three years, was issued Tuesday by the general administration and public grievance department to the Bhubaneswar-based Government Aviation Training Institute (GATI), which has...

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UAE pilot training academy seeks more women to tackle global shortage

July 15, 2018

The airline industry may be one of the final frontiers of gender equality — but that could change with training academies hoping to attract more women to fill the global shortage of commercial pilots. Pathways towards an airline pilot career are opening up, despite some attitudes towards women behind the controls remaining firmly entrenched...

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India’s largest Pilot Training Organisation to add 2 new Airbus A320 Full Flight Simulators

July 13, 2018

New Delhi: CAE Simulation Training Private Limited (CSTPL), a joint venture between InterGlobe Enterprises Pvt Ltd and CAE Inc, announced its expansion plans of adding two new Airbus A320 Full Flight Simulators to its present capacity of five A320 simulators as well as a new ATR72-600 Full Flight Simulator to meet the growing demand...

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Frankfinn Institute enters into a strategic tie-up with Air India for in-flight familiarisation programme

July 5, 2018

New Delhi: Frankfinn Institute of Air Hostess Training – India’s leading air hostess training institute – today announced the strategic tie-up with Air India. Frankfinn students now get a chance to be a part of an in-flight familiarisation programmes for budding crew candidates. The one-of-its-kind detailed cabin service orientation will take place at 30,000...

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NSDC to invest Rs 4.5 CR for aviation skilling, ties up with Czech Aviation

June 7, 2018

National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), under the aegis of Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Government of India, collaborated with Czech Aviation Training Centre (CATC) to establish skill academies in private universities and offer Aviation related courses for aspiring students. The training will help aspiring candidates in securing a career in the aviation sector...

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Lockheed Martin Backs India’s Women in Aerospace Initiative

February 2, 2018

Even as the aviation industry grows at its fastest pace—28 percent in an average year in India—and orders for aircraft are at a high for the next five years, there is concern that growth could shrink if skill shortages are left unaddressed in the industry. Lockheed Martin India, known for its Innovation Growth Program...

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City aviation institute seeks European agency nod for course

December 17, 2017

Mumbai: City-based Thakur Institute of Aviation Technology (TIAT) plans to launch a course in “type-rating” for A320 aircraft maintenance engineers (AMEs) and has applied to the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for approval. “We want our students to attain certain special training for certifying different types of aircraft. So we have applied to EASA...

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Tourism School Partners with International Airline

November 23, 2017

Auckland: A new partnership between New Zealand’s largest travel and tourism school and one of China’s fastest growing airlines is creating global opportunities for aspiring flight attendants. Last week, Tianjin Airlines staff set up shop at the New Zealand School of Tourism (NZST) Auckland Airport campus, interviewing 42 of the provider’s students from various...

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IIM-B, Toulouse School aviation MBAs graduate

October 8, 2017

  Bengaluru: The first batch of 44 students of the General Management Programme for Aerospace and Aviation Executives (GMAE), which is a partnership programme offered by the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIM-B) and Toulouse Business School (TBS), graduated recently. Indian students joined their mates in the part- and full-time Aerospace MBA taught in...

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