CVC probing flying schools fraud

The CVC is looking into alleged irregularities by some flying
schools operational across the country for violating norms.

Another fake pilot arrested, total at 22

One more person has been
arrested here for allegedly using forged marksheets to
procure commercial flying licences, taking the total number of
people arrested in the case to 22.

Fake licences scam: Another pilot arrested

The Delhi Police have arrested a
pilot working with a private airline for procuring a
commercial pilot license by allegedly submitting fake

‘Files related to fake pilots missing from DGCA’

The files related to some
pilots under scanner for obtaining licences using forged
documents have gone missing from airline regulator DGCA`s
office, police said on Tuesday.

Fake pilots: Govt says no need to panic

Allaying apprehensions that a
"huge number" of fake pilots were flying planes in the
country, Civil Aviation Ministry on Wednesday said such reports were
"far from the truth".

DGCA identifies three more fake pilots

The fake pilots scam has got bigger with DGCA forwarding three more names to police.

Fake pilot licence scam: Two DGCA officials held

Two DGCA officials have been
arrested here for allegedly helping pilots procure commercial
pilot licences.

Two more arrests in fake pilot licence racket

Two more persons, including a
pilot, were arrested in Ahmedabad by Delhi Police for
allegedly using forged marksheets to procure licence from the
country`s airline regulator DGCA.

IndiGo grounds pilot on complaints of fake licensing

No-frills carrier IndiGo on Monday grounded a new pilot in its ranks who has been under scanner
of the criminal investigating agencies and issued a show-cause
notice to him.

Govt acting fast on fake pilot licence scam: Vayalar Ravi

The government is "acting
very fast" in taking action against those linked to the fake
pilot licence scam and has set up an independent committee to
audit all 40 flying schools in the country, Civil Aviation
Minister said.

DGCA looking into fake pilots licences: AI Chief

The DGCA is looking into the issue of fake pilot licences, Air India Chairman Arvind Jadhav, said.

Police probe fake marksheets` trail

The pilots accused of using fake marksheets to procure flying licence might have arranged the documents through a "channel of people" including touts, police sources said.