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Synonyms for aeronautics

the theory and practice of navigation through air or space

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Captain Pol Salvador, one of the airline's longest serving pilots, thought he would never even obtain a college degree, much less get to flying school.
Verma, Director, IGRUA, says the arrival of new carriers - IndiGo, Air Deccan, GoAir and Kingfisher Airlines - in 2004/05 resulted in mushrooming of flying schools across the country.
"Specifically, we want to know if CAAP's rules really prohibit students of flying schools from piloting rented planes without a license," he said, adding that if such a rule exists and a flying school is known to frequently violate it, the BI will consider revoking that school's accreditation and its authority to accept foreign students.
The CPTP became Embry-Riddle's "bread and butter." John Paul Riddle declared that the company intended "to make this the largest and most efficient flying school in the South" (pp.
Local historian Tony Johnson, 66, who has collected the archive of pictures said: "The speeds were quite slow so they didn't cause too much damage and the pilots usually managed to climb from the planes." The New Forest Flying School on Beaulieu Heath close to the village of East Boldre, near Bournemouth, had been long-forgotten but locals have now uncovered 15ft letters spelling Beaulieu scraped in the ground with chalk to guide pilots.
In the UAE, the aviation dream has become a reality with the opening up of several flying schools and cadet training programmes.
Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi had on Wednesday said that the government will take strict action against fake flying schools enabling pilots to obtain licences without proper training and documents.
It is reliable and relatively cheap to buy and maintain - making it ideal for flying schools. It is also popular on huge US ranches.
Set up three years ago with the purchase of two flying schools, Northern Aviation Group is seeing growth in all areas of its operations.
But in the process, the reader is treated to a marvelous description of what life was like for the many pilots who started their service driving ambulances and then proceeded through the flying schools in France to serve as combat pilots.
Mr Golfin, a former commercial pilot who runs two flying schools in Datona, Florida, said last night he was "very confident" his bid would be accepted and expects to be in the North-East at the end of the week to tie up any loose ends.
Mr Golfin, who runs two flying schools in Datona, Florida, said last night he was "very confident" his bid would be accepted and expects to be in the North East at the end of the week to tie up any loose ends.
Just for a one-off paragliding thrill, several flying schools offer tandem rides or a one-day introductory course ...
Mr Gunaratna said Afroz attended flying schools in Britain, Australia and the US, and received money from al Qaidaconnected sources.