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Aviation (Pilot)

A pilot is the one who operates the plane engine and controls to navigate and fly vessel. They are the one who checks the hydraulic and engine systems for pre-flight safety and also monitors flights fuel consumption and aircraft system. 

Career Options

  • - Long Distance Ferrying - Aerial Fire Fighting - Air Taxi - Ambulance - Business Jet - Freight

Educational Qualifications

  • - 10+2 or equivalent exam with Physics, chemistry and Mathematics

Personal Skills

  • - An understanding of maths and physics. - An ability to understand technical information
  • as pilots need to know how their aircraft works. - Excellent spatial awareness and coordination. - Good communication skills. - Team-working skills. - The ability to think quickly and make decisions in difficult situations.

Courses to be pursued

  • - B. Sc. Aviation - B.Tech Aerospace Engineering - B.Tech Aerospace Engineering with specialization In Avionics Engineering - BBA Aviation Operations - M.Tech Aerospace Engineering With Specialization In Unmanned Aerial Vehicles - MBA Aviation Management

Top Colleges

  • Indian Institute of Aeronautics, New Delhi Address: 18/55, Punjab Baug(West), Punjabi Bagh, Delhi, 110026 Phone no: 099715 69455 Website: http://www.iiagroup.co.in/
  • Ahmedabad Aviation and Aeronautics- Ahmedabad Address: Village Rancharda, Via Thaltej, Shilaj, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 382115 Phone no: 099251 90527 Website: https://www.aaa.co.in/

Working Conditions

On a typical day a pilot's tasks might include: - Doing pre-flight checks on aircraft following a prescribed checklist - Checking that cargo is loaded and properly balanced - Receiving instructions for takeoff and landing from the control tower - Monitoring engines and fuel consumption during flights - Planning flights according to weather conditions and after conferring with air traffic controllers - Doing pre-flight checks on aircraft following a prescribed checklist. - Checking that cargo is loaded and properly balanced. - Receiving instructions for takeoff and landing from the control tower. - Monitoring engines and fuel consumption during flights. - Planning flights according to weather conditions and after conferring with air traffic controllers.

Top Companies

  • Air India Address: Sri Aurobindo Marg, Safdarjung Airport Area, Satya Sadan, New Delhi, Delhi 110003 Phone no.: 1800 180 1407 Website: www.airindia.in/
  • Kingfisher Airlines Address: N-42, Outer Circle, Kokark Palace, Opposite State House Building,, Mahipalpur Extension, New Delhi, Delhi 110037 Phone no.: 011 2331 3162 Website:https://www.kingfisherworld.com/

Successful Persons

Amelia Mary Earhart

She was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator who fly alone across the Atlantic Ocean.

Wright Brothers

They are two brothers name Orville and Wilbur. They together designed and constructed biplane kite in 1899.

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