Aviation College


SpiceJet launches aviation course with Amity University

June 13, 2018

Budget airline SpiceJet said it launched a three-year aviation course after which it will hire students to facilitate its expanding operations. The course, in partnership with Amity University, offers a three-year bachelor of business management (BBA) degree, including a six-month certification program in in-flight management, the airline said in a statement on Tuesday. The...

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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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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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Flying high in the desert

August 14, 2017

Aviation has been my passion since childhood. Growing up in Kenya for 12 years and travelling between Nairobi and Goa at least once a year, heavily influenced my interest in aviation. After my family decided to relocate to Belgaum for good, I joined Phoenix Public School to complete my education from Class VIII to...

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India’s first aviation university’s inauguration on August 18

August 13, 2017

New Delhi: The country’s first aviation university at Fursatganj in Uttar Pradesh’s Rae Bareli district is all set for inauguration on August 18. Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju, his deputy Jayant Sinha, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Congress vice president and Amethi MP Rahul Gandhi, among others are expected to attend the...

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Airport to host pilot training

July 13, 2016

Mt. Vermon: The Mt. Vernon Outland Airport has been selected by AIRGO Incorporated, located in Centralia, to train Chinese students to fly commercial planes, according to Chris Collins, the airport director. “I’m excited,” Collins said. “It’s an opportunity for the airport and it’s a big economic opportunity for the region.” The airport will be...

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