Who is a pilot?

A Pilot is a person who is qualified and licensed to fly airplanes or helicopters.

Eligibility criteria

Who can become pilot:

  • Candidate whose age is above 18 years.
  • Candidates who have passed 10+2 in science discipline with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.
  • Candidates who have passed diploma in any engineering discipline.
  • Candidates who have passed bachelor's degree in science with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.

Skills needed for an Airline Pilot, Co-Pilot, Flight Engineer

1. Operation and Control - Controlling operations of equipment and systems

2. Coordination - Adjusting actions in relations to others’ actions

3. Judgment and Decision Making - Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to chose the most appropriate one

4. Operation Monitoring - Watching gauges, dials and other indicators to make sure that a machine is working properly

5. Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking appropriate questions and not interrupting at inappropriate times

6. Systems Evaluation - Identifying measures or indicators of system performance and the actions needed to improve or to correct performance relative to the goals of the system

7. Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the pros and cons of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems

8. Monitoring - Monitoring/Assessing performance of self, other individuals or organizations to make improvements or to take corrective action wherever and whenever required

9. Instructing - Teaching others how to do something

10. Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively

11. Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents

12. Mathematics - Using Mathematics to solve problems

13. Writing - Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience

14. Science - Using scientific rules and methods to solve problems

15. Time Management - Managing own time and others’ time effectively

16. Complex Problem Solving - Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions

17. Active Learning - Understanding the implications of new information for current and future problem-solving and decision-making

18. Quality Control Analysis - Conducting tests and inspections of products, services or processes to evaluate quality and performance

19. Systems Analysis - Determining how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations and the environment will affect outcomes