Flying high, higher still

The sight of planes flying up above, as a young boy growing up in the Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh, instilled a strong desire in Jangam Vageesh to become a pilot. Not only were his dreams fulfilled, at the age…

‘Airlines to hire 1.9 lakh by 2028’

Notwithstanding the financial issues faced by Jet Airways and Air India, Indian carriers will require an additional 1.09 lakh employees in the next nine years, including 14,000 pilots, to support their growth plans, aviation consulting and research firm Centre for…