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Foreign pilots to be eased out by 2013: DGCA


July 11th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 11 (IANS) Foreign pilots employed in the Indian aviation industry would be asked to leave by 2013, the head of the country's airlines regulator said Monday."This is the ... Read more...

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Fake pilot licence claims senior DGCA official (Second Lead)


April 19th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Cracking down on fake pilot licences, the civil aviation regulator Tuesday "relieved" from duty one of its controversial directors who allegedly unduly favoured his daughter ... Read more...

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Two more held in fake pilot scam


April 5th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) A pilot and a tout have been arrested from Ahmedabad in Gujarat in connection with the fake pilot scam, Delhi Police said Tuesday."We have arrested ... Read more...

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Operations safe, asserts Air India; another pilot grounded


March 16th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) National carrier Air India Wednesday said its operations are safe and the issue of "fake pilots" was being dealt with. The assurance came after the ... Read more...

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Fake pilot scam: Govt. directs DGCA to probe all pilot licenses


March 15th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): Expressing concern over instances of use of fake documents to get pilot's licences, Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi on Tuesday said an instruction has been issued to ... Read more...

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Expert committee to look into pilot licence procedures


March 15th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Concerned over the issue of fake commercial pilot licences, Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi Tuesday said an expert committee will be formed to look into ... Read more...

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Two more fake pilots on the run, licences being probed (Roundup)


March 14th, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) With two pilots who faked their qualification already arrested and two more on the run, authorities believe there is an organised racket to provide ... Read more...

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Fake pilot licence issue may be limited to few: official


March 14th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi , March 14 (IANS) The issue of commercial pilots acquiring their flying licences through fake documents may only be confined to a few individuals, a senior official ... Read more...

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Aviation regulator to screen 4,000 pilots for fake licences


March 14th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) With more commercial pilots suspected to be flying with fake licences, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Monday said it is scrutinising nearly 4,000 ... Read more...

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Fake pilots: Aviation regulator screens 3,000 licences


March 13th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) After the arrest of another Air India pilot on charges of furnishing a fake marksheet to procure a flying licence, Director General of Civil Aviation ... Read more...

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Dutch authorities arrest Boeing 737 pilot who had no valid pilot license


March 3rd, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM (BNO NEWS) -- A Swedish pilot was arrested at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on Tuesday on charges of flying commercial airliners with no valid pilot license for more than 13 years, authorities ... Read more...

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Hudson hero Chesley Sully Sullenberger to make millions from book deal


March 13th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 13 (ANI): American airline transport pilot Chesley Sully Sullenberger, who made headlines with his heroic landing in the Hudson River early this year, is reportedly set to make ... Read more...

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