Aviation Training

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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The skies await

June 27, 2016

Decisions determine where we end up in life, sometimes for the better, and sometimes for worse. This is especially relevant right after school. While parental and peer pressure can compel you to enroll with a mainstream Engineering or Medical course as dictated by popular and conventional wisdom shackling every bright and beady-eyed generation that...

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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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Frankfinn receives the Award for “Best Air Hostess Training Institute – 2016

June 23, 2016

Frankfinn receives the Award for “Best Air Hostess Training Institute – 2016” at the 9th International Conference & Awards organized by Ministry of Civil Aviation & Tourism, Govt. of India and ASSOCHAM held on Thursday – 23rd June March 2016. The Award was handed over by Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Hon’ble Union Minister of...

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More flying schools to come up in India

October 10, 2015

Bhubaneswar: Steps will be taken to open more flying schools to meet the shortage of commercial pilots in India, said Union civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju on the sidelines of Parliamentary Consultative Committee on Civil Aviation Security here on Friday. According to sources, there is a shortage of more than 1,000 commercial pilots...

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Aviation industry needs 1 million recruits in 20 years

September 21, 2015

Between now and 2034 around 560,000 pilots and 610,000 technicians will be needed worldwide in the aviation sector, according to industry projections form aircraft manufacturer Boeing. The Asia Pacific region will see the biggest increase in demand over the coming 20 years, both in terms of pilots as maintenance workers – more than a...

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RGNA University in Amethi to function soon

July 17, 2015

Union Civil Aviation Minister, Ashok Gajapathi Raju said that the Rajiv Gandhi National Aviation University (RGNAU) which will facilitate and promote aviation studies and research all over the country, will start functioning very soon at Fursatganj, Amethi. The minister was on inspection of the 50 km land of the academy in Fursatganj while he...

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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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Top 10 Aviation And Aeronautics Colleges In India

June 25, 2015

Bengaluru: Many of us know that the opportunities in the aviation industry are only of air hostess and pilot. Well, wrong thought indeed. Career paths like air traffic control and airline manager, airport manager, aviation safety expert, and more are wide open in this industry. All one needs is the interest and inclination in...

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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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