To meet the carrier’s expanding fleet, Air India said that it would recruit 500 pilots and more than 1,500 cabin crew in next years.
Officials says, nearly 150 pilots are expected to complete their training by 2016 and start flying on various routes.
Air India are planning to have 700 more pilots in the next years keeping in view the fleet expansion. We have already recruited 250 pilots. So about 500 more pilots we are going to recruit. Advertisement for 400 pilots has already been floated.
Air India plans to have cabin crew of 3,000 personnel. Beside the existing number, we are planning to take 1,500 more in the next two to three years.