Government in talks with Airbus, Boeing for training programmes
Thursday, March 16, 2017, 7:42 AM
Government is in discussions with plane manufacturers Airbus and Boeing to set up a "finishing school" to train aircraft maintenance engineering mechanics. The Civil Aviation Ministry's move is a part of efforts to address the skilled manpower crunch in domestic aviation sector, which has been growing at over 20% for the last two years. The ministry expects to open 7-8 such centres across India.