Pilot

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  • 18-yr-old pilot sets Guinness record of solo trip around the world

    18-yr-old pilot sets Guinness record of solo trip around the world

    An 18-year-old pilot in Australia has set the Guinness World Record for being the youngest person to take a solo trip around the globe in an aircraft. On July 4 last year, Lachlan Smart from Australia took off in a Cirrus SR22......

    September 10, 2017
  • Prince William leaves rescue pilot job for royal duties

    Prince William leaves rescue pilot job for royal duties

    Britain's Prince William will carry out his final shift as an air ambulance rescue pilot on Thursday to focus on royal duties full time. The 35-year-old Duke of Cambridge ends his job as a paid pilot for the East Anglian......

    July 27, 2017
  • Expat pilot sends legal notice to Harbhajan, Jet Airways

    Expat pilot sends legal notice to Harbhajan, Jet Airways

    A former expat pilot with the Jet Airways, sacked for allegedly making racial comments, has sent a defamation notice to cricketer Harbhajan Singh, besides two passengers whose "false complaint" cost him his job. He has also sent a notice to......

    June 17, 2017
  • Pilots likely to move court on DGCA's notice period proposal

    Pilots likely to move court on DGCA's notice period proposal

    Commercial pilots are likely to challenge in court a proposal that seeks to make it mandatory for commanders quitting their jobs to serve a notice period of one year, double the six months in force now. Pilots' bodies -- the......

    June 11, 2017
  • Pilot killed in Nepal Army plane crash

    Pilot killed in Nepal Army plane crash

    The pilot of a small cargo plane of the Nepal Army was killed and two crew members injured when the aircraft overshot the runway during an emergency landing in western Nepal on Tuesday, the second accident involving a cargo aircraft......

    May 30, 2017
  • PIA pilot in dock for letting passenger into cockpit

    PIA pilot in dock for letting passenger into cockpit

    The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has begun an inquiry against a pilot after a video showed a young female passenger exiting the cockpit, the media reported on Wednesday. The video showed a young Chinese woman and a crew member entering......

    May 10, 2017
  • Pilot dies while broadcasting his jump on Facebook

    Pilot dies while broadcasting his jump on Facebook

    A 28-year-old Italian wingsuit pilot died in the Alps while broadcasting his daring jump live on social networking site Facebook. The incident took place near Kandersteg in Switzerland where the deceased, identified as Armin Schmieder, told his fans 'today you......

    August 28, 2016