• Air India

    AI flight makes emergency landing

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    New Delhi: An Air India flight from Mumbai to Jodhpur had to make an emergency landing on Tuesday afternoon at the IGI airport after a hydraulic problem was detected in it while it was air bound. Airport officials said around 12.26pm, the pilot of the Air India flight-AI645, noticed vibration in the engine of the…

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    Air India signs agreement with RITES for future projects

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    Mumbai: National carrier Air India Tuesday signed an agreement with RITES,the state run consultant specializing in transport infrastructure service covering railways, airports, highways, ports and harbours, to work together on future projects. The two companies will cooperate in areas of planning, design and construction management of aircraft maintenance hangars, Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO), buildings,…

  • Career Opportunities

    DGCA revises rules to check ‘bias’ in training

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    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 assessing…

  • Career Opportunities

    Scamsters lure youth with airport jobs

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    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 people…

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    Fraud aviation institute told to pay pupil 60K

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    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 complaint…

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    7 Held for ‘Recruiting’ Youth for Fake Aviation Institute

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    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 members’…