Iraqi pilots who have joined Islamic State in Syria are training members of the group to fly in three captured fighter jets, a group monitoring the war said on Friday, saying it was the first time that the militant group had taken to the air.
Pilots locked in a row with Lufthansa over an early retirement scheme announced the second strike within a week at the German airline, this time affecting thousands of travellers at Europe's third-largest airport in Frankfurt.
India's civil aviation regulator said it has ordered Jet Airways to suspend two pilots after a flight to Brussels dived 5,000 feet, forcing air traffic controllers to issue an emergency warning.
The Times of India said the cap
Airways Aviation, a leading aviation training academy, will launch its ‘Pilot Training Foundation’ program across the globe to meet the growing requirements of airline fleets worldwide.
Classes for aspiring commercial pilots
Thirty-five-year-old Hanadi Al-Hindi, has become the first licensed female pilot in Saudi Arabia, a report said.
Al-Hindi, who had battled kidney problems, has acquired licence from the Jeddah-based General Authority of Civil Avia
The co-pilot of missing Malaysian airliner flight MH370 attempted to make a mid-flight call from his mobile phone just before the plane vanished from radar screens, a report said citing unnamed investigators.
The call ended abrupt
A hijacked Ethiopian plane that landed at Geneva airport early on Monday was diverted from Rome by the co-pilot, who sought asylum due to fear of persecution in Ethiopia, a police spokesman said.
The unnamed co-pilot, an Ethiopian
Fearless stunt pilots have been putting their planes through their paces above Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) in Sakhir, ahead of this weekend's Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS).
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Women pilots from across the Gulf and Middle East, including Bahrain, have met to strengthen their growing organisation.
Members of the Arabian section of the 99s International Women Pilots Organisation met in Abu Dhabi last week