world aviation

Nivedita Bhasin becomes first woman B-787 Dreamliner pilot

September 20th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Senior Air India pilot Capt Nivedita Bhasin has become the first woman to command the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner which landed in New Delhi Wednesday, an ... Read more...

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India to rank among top five aviation nations: President

October 17th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 17 (IANS) With a huge growth potential forecast over the next 10 years, the Indian aviation sector is set to be catapulted among the top five in ... Read more...

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Who is Harriet Quimby?

June 23rd, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by GD
Harriet Quimby is the first American licensed female pilot, and she is an inspiration to many. She enjoys a very enviable position in the world aviation history. She was the first ... Read more...

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Samtel to make avionics systems for Sukhoi, Tejas

July 9th, 2008 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 9 (IANS) Joint venture Samtel HAL Display Systems has secured a Rs.2.2-billion ($50 million) order to develop display systems for fighter aircraft such as Sukhoi (Su-30 MKI) and Tejas Light ... Read more...

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London’s lord mayor takes business delegation to India

April 10th, 2008 - 10:55 am ICT by admin
London, April 10 (IANS) The lord mayor of London has said India could become the most important partner of the British capital, ahead of leading a 50-strong business delegation to India beginning ... Read more...

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