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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 pilots scam: Another pilot granted bail (Lead)


May 12th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) A trial court here Thursday granted bail to a pilot who was arrested for submitting forged documents to obtain his commercial pilots licence."Considering the circumstances ... Read more...

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Fake pilot scam: One more held


May 12th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Another pilot was arrested for submitting forged documents to obtain his commercial pilots licence, police said Thursday."The 22-year-old pilot -- Rohit Kapoor -- was arrested ... Read more...

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Two more fake pilots arrested (Lead)


May 5th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Two more people have been arrested for obtaining commercial pilots' licences based on forged marksheets, police said Thursday."Capt. Param Prakash, 21, and Capt. Anirban ... Read more...

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Two more arrested in fake pilots’ license scam


May 5th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Two more pilots working with private airlines were arrested Thursday for obtaining their commercial pilot's licence based on forged marksheets, police said."Captain Param Prakash and ... Read more...

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One more held in fake pilots’ licence scam (Second Lead)


April 20th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Swarn Singh Talwar, a pilot, was arrested in the capital for obtaining a commercial pilot's licence based on forged marksheets, police said Wednesday. He is ... 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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Fake pilot scam: Files go missing from DGCA


April 19th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Police are probing the disappearance from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation's office of files on two pilots under the scanner for obtaining licences using ... Read more...

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One more held in fake pilot licence scam


April 16th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) One more pilot was arrested here for getting a licence on the basis of forged documents, Delhi Police said Friday.Saif Misbah was arrested from Mayapuri ... Read more...

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Three more pilots under scanner for fake licence


April 12th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Tuesday forwarded to investigators names of three more pilots suspected to have procured flying licences using forged mark ... Read more...

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Fake pilot scam: Two DGCA staffers held for forgery (Lead)


April 6th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Two more officials of aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) were arrested here for helping pilots procure commercial pilot licences through forged documents, ... Read more...

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Fake pilot licences: Two DGCA staffers held for forgery


April 6th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Two more officials of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) were arrested here for helping pilots procure commercial pilot licences, Delhi Police sources said ... Read more...

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One more fake pilot arrested (Lead)


April 4th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) One more pilot was arrested for obtaining a licence on forged documents, Delhi Police said Monday. He is the seventh pilot to be arrested in ... 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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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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Human remains found in Steve Fossett’’s plane wreckage


October 3rd, 2008 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): California officials said that they have discovered body parts inside the wreckage of Steve Fossetts plane in the Sierra Nevada mountains, the record-breaking aviator who vanished just ... Read more...

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Foreign co-pilots can work in India for two more years


August 6th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Singh New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Foreign co-pilots will be allowed to work for Indian carriers for two more years as per a directive of the industry regulator, the Directorate General ... Read more...

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No foreign co-pilots from June 1


May 31st, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) From June 1, India's commercial aircraft will not have foreign co-pilots on board. This will open fresh opportunities for thousands of aspiring pilots in the airline industry, ... Read more...

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