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    Qatar Airways recruits cabin crew from India

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    Qatar Airways is now conducting walk-in interviews to recruit cabin crew from India. Female candidates below 21 years of age can appear for the walk-in interviews to be held this month at Chandigarh, Hyderabad and  Ahmadabad. The minimum educational qualification is high school with fluency in written and spoken English. Should have a minimum arm…

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    Whanganui to establish flight school

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    Wanganui District Council Holdings chair Matthew Doyle said it had bought Flight Training Manawatu for $800,000 and planned to relocate it from Feilding Aerodrome to Whanganui Airport. The deal includes four planes, flight simulators and associated equipment. Mr Doyle said the purchase was strategic and would help to maximise the use of existing airport assets….

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    SpiceJet: Pilot salaries raised by Rs 1.25 Lakh

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    Air India Charters (AICL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Air India, has initiated the process of hiring 40 expat pilots for a term of three years for flying the company’s B 737-800 narrow body planes. Government officials said that AICL operates flights to West Asia and Southeast Asia and will be expanding its fleet next…

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    Air India raises $300 million loan through ECB

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    The central government on Wednesday said the national passenger carrier Air India has recently secured a $300 million loan to meet its working capital requirements. According to Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma national passenger carrier Air India has concluded an agreement with Citi Bank and State Bank of India (SBI) for the…

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    Aviation industry needs 1 million recruits in 20 years

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    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 third…