Walk-in to get selected as an Indigo cabin crew

March 2, 2016

Indigo Airlines is now conducting walk-in interviews allover the country to recruit Cabin Crew. The interviews that started on 1st of this month at Kochi will end on March 29 at Bangalore. See the dates and locations of interview here. Who can attend: Female Indian nationals, with Indian Passport, between 18 to 27 Years...

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Air India recruits 534 Airbus A320 pilots

January 14, 2016

To fill up 534 vacancies of Senior pilots (P2) with A-320 endorsement, Air India has started the recruitment process. Vacancy details: General: 209, SC:74, ST: 46, OBC: 205 (A stand by panel also will be formed to fill-up vacancies that could be created by the failure of selected pilots to join). Selected candidates will...

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Fake recruitment drive: 4 held for posing as Jet Airways officials

November 2, 2015

Kohima: Four people have been arrested for their involvement in fake recruitment drive at a hotel in Dimapur. According to a statement by the Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, Dimapur, based on specific inputs, a police team raided the hotel and arrested the four. The arrested have been identified as Saurav Mehra (23), Chaman...

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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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Fraud aviation institute told to pay pupil 60K

October 27, 2015

Thane: A fraudster who had started an aviation engineering college in Kalyan and pocketed hefty fees from students, was recently held guilty by the district consumer redressal forum. He has been directed to refund Rs 60,000 to a girl student who had dragged him to the forum. The student, Swapnali Gade, had filed a...

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Scamsters lure youth with airport jobs

October 20, 2015

Ahmedabad: Over the last six months authorities of the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel international airport has been flooded with calls of youth claiming to have been given jobs at the terminus. Though the airport director was not available for comment, top Airport Authority of India officials said that gullible youth are being scammed by some...

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DGCA revises rules to check ‘bias’ in training

October 19, 2015

Mumbai: The Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has revised its rules governing assessment of co-pilots by senior pilots, designated as training captains. The move comes after the aviation regulator discovered that some of the trainer pilots could have shown bias while training juniors. Training captains, who are from the industry, are engaged for...

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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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AirAsia India looks to treble employee headcount to 2, 500 over next 12 months

October 13, 2015

New Delhi: Low cost carrier, AirAsia India, is planning to more than treble its employee headcount from current 800 to about 2,500 over the next 12 months. The expansion in the employee base comes from the Indo-Malaysian airline’s plan to add eight new aircraft in the next year in India. The airline — a...

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AirAsia India looks to treble employee headcount to 2, 500 over next 12 months

October 13, 2015

New Delhi: Low cost carrier, AirAsia India, is planning to more than treble its employee headcount from current 800 to about 2,500 over the next 12 months. The expansion in the employee base comes from the Indo-Malaysian airline’s plan to add eight new aircraft in the next year in India. The airline — a...

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Air Odisha to hire 100 state youths

October 12, 2015

Bhubaneswar: Local carrier Air Odisha, which signed an agreement with the government to run flights within the state, said on Sunday that it would provide jobs to 100 youths of the state. The carrier will start operations from November-end with a nine-seater aircraft. “We have decided to hire local people, who have expertise in...

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Air Odisha to hire 100 state youths

October 12, 2015

Bhubaneswar: Local carrier Air Odisha, which signed an agreement with the government to run flights within the state, said on Sunday that it would provide jobs to 100 youths of the state. The carrier will start operations from November-end with a nine-seater aircraft. “We have decided to hire local people, who have expertise in...

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Nearly 62 Jet Airways, Air India pilots move to IndiGo

October 11, 2015

New Delhi: As many as 62 pilots of Jet Airways and Air India have flown out of the two airlines in a little over one year to join other carriers, with a majority of them boarding the Rahul Bhatia-promoted IndiGo. While private carrier Jet Airways has lost 30 pilots in 15 months to budget...

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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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Centre asks Air India to hire more pilots, cabin crew

October 9, 2015

New Delhi: The civil aviation ministry has asked Air India to hire more pilots and cabin crew after it found that the national carrier is still reeling under a shortage that is resulting in delay of flights. The recruitment process, which will begin with the carrier ascertaining the number of people required, comes shortly...

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