Laser illumination hazards on pilots

A recent spate of incidents in the UK involving lasers directed at landing aircraft is evidence that they continue to be a threat to aviation. In August several aircraft operating into Gatwick, Liverpool and East Midlands were illuminated with a strong laser by persons on the ground, whilst flying visual approaches. Although fortunately no direct […]

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Airline Pilot Secrets

The magazine’s research suggested that some pilots feel under pressure to fly with less fuel than crew are “comfortable” with; that you’re unlikely to receive much warning if something goes awry in the sky; and that airlines may overestimate flight times to improve punctuality. Some of the trickiest US airports to land at were also […]

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Go Air type rated exam

Today was a normal day until i came to know that GoAir is conducting exam for type rated A320 pilots. This information is not official. I have come to know from many resources that GoAir will be conducting exam this month. Whether for experienced type rated pilots or non experienced, i don’t know exact idea. […]

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Study planner

Days at CTE were magical. Those were undoubtedly best moments in my life till now. That feeling of getting trained at Air India is fascinating. Ground training days were tiring and busy going. We all batch mates  never used to get time to relax. Weekend were holiday but saturday and sunday used to expedite. I […]

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Up in the Air for very first time

It was a day I was waiting for since I have started aviation studies. A day for familiarization flight on Air India A320 at Chennai International Airport. It was a perfect day for a flight. Light cross winds, OAT 32 degree,cloud at 4000 feet. intercepting Loc Me and Divakar left Hyderabad in bus a day […]

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