Sunday, Jun 16, 2024 | Last Update : 11:31 AM IST


Vistara announces leave without pay for three days for pilots in September

The three-days leave without pay measure for pilots is in addition to a cut in monthly base flying allowance

02 Sep 2020 9:46 AM

DGCA suspends 2 pilots for lapse during landing

The preliminary investigations of DGCA revealed that pilots landed the flight even as they lost the “visual reference” 50 feet before the touch down.

10 Jan 2020 1:56 AM

Airline pilots want DGCA to go soft on minor lapses

The former pilot said that a representation will be made to the Civil Aviation minister on completion of the petition process.

14 Oct 2019 4:35 AM

DGCA suspends license of 2 SpiceJet pilots

Their license has been suspended for a period of one year and they are also required to undergo corrective training.

29 Jul 2019 8:58 PM

Jet pilots appeal SBI to release Rs 1,500 cr funds, asks PM to save 20,000 jobs

The airline's pilots along with engineers and senior staff were last paid for December, 2018.

15 Apr 2019 11:45 AM


Jet Airways pilots body defers 'no flying' call ahead of lenders meet

SBI considering a proposal to infuse 10 billion rupees (USD 145 million) to keep the airline afloat.

15 Apr 2019 8:46 AM

After pilots threaten to strike, Jet Airways to pay December salaries

Lessors have grounded more than three dozen Jet Airways planes, forcing hundreds of its flights to be cancelled.

31 Mar 2019 8:35 AM

Boeing invites pilots to briefing as it looks to return 737 MAX to service

The meeting is a sign that Boeing’s planned software patch is nearing completion, though it will still need regulatory approval.

25 Mar 2019 3:03 PM

Air India pilots’ union says ‘will go to any extent’ if victimised

Union of Air India decided that ‘if any pilot is victimised’ by management, it would go to any extent, including resorting to ‘strikes’.

13 Feb 2019 11:42 AM

Jet Airways pilots may take final call on salary payment delays in march

Jet Airways has been making salary payments to many of its employees, including pilots, in a staggered manner, amid financial crunch.

06 Feb 2019 4:21 PM


Jet Airways addressing salary delays, says pilots union

Jet Airways said it had paid salaries on time to 84 pc of its employees and was committed to honouring its obligations.

07 Sep 2018 8:26 AM

Endeavouring to help airline achieve cost efficiencies: Jet Airways' pilots union

As part of cost reduction efforts, Jet Airways' has asked its employees, including pilots, to take steep pay cuts.

04 Aug 2018 12:28 PM

Helicopter pilots become first active-duty same-sex couple to marry

Two army captains exchanged vows at West Point in first active-duty, same-sex marriage at esteemed United States Military Academy.

22 Jan 2018 1:42 PM

Pilots' shortage reason for 1 year notice period, says Raju

At present both senior and junior pilots are required to serve a six-month notice period.

05 Sep 2017 5:29 PM

DGCA notice period norms for pilots many hit expansion plans

The DGCA norms regarding notice period are also facing opposition from some airline unions.

20 Aug 2017 10:47 AM


Pilots will have to serve 1-year notice: DGCA

The order is applicable with immediate effect and follows similar draft rules in May this year which have now been finalised.

17 Aug 2017 6:29 AM

Jet Airways cutting pilot pay to trim costs: sources

Jet Airways has proposed salary and stipend cuts in letters sent to pilots earlier this month.

20 Jul 2017 3:53 PM

AI privatisation welcome but clear salary dues first: Pilots

Out of the total amount, about Rs 400 crore is due for pilots, according to a senior pilot.

25 Jun 2017 12:31 PM

Nearly 50 per cent rise in air safety violations by crew in 2016: DGCA

The violations resulted in de-rostering of 42 pilots besides suspension of 272 crew members.

03 Feb 2017 5:28 PM