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April 21, 2011, Thursday | Management
The fake pilot scam, where fourteen persons were arrested, including six pilots and three Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) officers, has prompted the aviation regulator to consider a change in the format of the commercial pilots licence ...
April 20, 2011, Wednesday | Economy & Policy
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has stripped one of its top officials of his responsibilities following allegations that he had influenced an airline to employ his daughter. The official's daughter had reportedly failed the pilot's ...
April 01, 2011, Friday | Beyond Business
Cleaning the mess on priority
March 31, 2011, Thursday | Economy & Policy
The civil aviation ministry has formed a 12-member committee to ascertain the involvement of insiders in the fake pilot licences scam. The committee, which will submit its report in six weeks, will also recommend ways to make the examination for ...
March 29, 2011, Tuesday | Companies
In its ongoing drive to cleanse the system of unqualified pilots, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has asked all airlines to monitor the hiring and training of co-pilots in a more effective manner and to file a monthly report on
March 19, 2011, Saturday | Beyond Business
Pilots fake certificates to fly. Aviation schools cut corners. As a result, the licences of 4,500 pilots are under the scanner. Mihir Mishra and Aabhas Sharma look into the mess in the skies.
December 30, 2008, Tuesday | Technology
Indian companies, which privately placed shares before their initial public offer (IPO), may get jitters as a group of private equity firms that had invested a little over Rs 600 crore in ACME Tele
November 24, 2008, Monday | Companies
Kolkata-based Andromeda Technologies Private Limited (ATPL), is looking at introducing monorail in Kolkata within 2011, at an approximate investment of about Rs 1200 crore.
August 04, 2008, Monday | Companies
Adhunik Thermal and Power Limited (ATPL), a unit of Adhunik Group in the power and steel sectors, wil invest Rs 4500 crore to set up a 1,000 Mw power plant at Kandra in Saraikela-Kharswan district of