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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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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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Delhi Police arrests MDLR pilot for forging documents


April 20th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 20 (ANI): Delhi Police has arrested Swarn Singh, a pilot working with the MDLR Airlines, in connection with the fake flying license scam.He was arrested on charges of procuring ... 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: 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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Fake pilot probe: Two DGCA officials held


April 6th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 6(ANI): Two Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) officials have been arrested here for allegedly helping pilots procure commercial pilot licences.The duo - M J Bhattacharya and Mohammed ... 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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Lookout notices issued for three fake pilots, instructor


March 28th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Delhi Police issued a lookout notice Monday against three pilots and a flying instructor for forging marksheets to procure pilot licences."We have issued notices against ... 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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Manish Tiwari pulls up DGCA over fake pilot scam


March 15th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): Commenting on the recent detection of pilots for possessing fake CPLs (Commercial Pilot Licences) as qualified commanders, Congress spokesperson Manish Tiwari on Tuesday slammed the Director General ... 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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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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Court issues notice to Air India against recruitment process


July 6th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday issued notice to Air India on the plea of 68 young pilots who have alleged foul play by the airline in its ... Read more...

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