BUSINESS VERTICALS

Aviation and Aerospace Training

Growing Aviation and Aerospace sector in India needs trained manpower. There is a huge underlying opportunity in providing specialized training for the aviation and aerospace sector.

GMR Aerospace Park welcomes academic institutions and training service providers to set up training facilities in the park and grab this opportunity. This will also supplement our vision of providing conducive atmosphere for aerospace businesses to set up their units at GMR Aerospace Park Hyderabad.

GMR Hyderabad International Airport has already set up GMR Aviation Academy(GMR AA) to impart globally accredited training programmes. GMR AA is striving to become a Centre for Higher Learning in the region and moving forward, will forge deeper business ties with other aviation agencies, regulatory bodies and educational institutions locally and internationally.

Following programs have been taken so far

  • GMR Aviation Academy to conduct Airport Council
    Airport Council International (ACI) has appointed GMR Aviation Academy (GMR AA) as its Global Training Hub (GTH) for India and the Region. GMR AA organizes and hosts annual scheduled training programs that cater to participants from airports across the world. ACI offers 13 scheduled training programs throughout the year at its ten Global Training Hubs.

  • Flying Training Academy
    GMR AA has entered into a joint venture agreement with the Asia Pacific Flight Training Academy, Malaysia for setting up a Flight Training School at GMR Hyderabad International Airport. The flight school is expected to be open by mid 2011.

  • Jeppesen Aviation Training courses
    GMR AA in collaboration with Jeppesen Aviation Training Services, a subsidiary of Boeing, is proposing to offer Flight Operations Management (FOM) training courses at Hyderabad. Flights Operations Officer/Flight Dispatcher courses are slated to begin in mid 2011. Jeppesen will offer UAE GCAA compliant courses at the academy to prepare trainees for UAE Flight Operations License. Graduates are eligible to take a short FAA course at Denver HQ in the US to achieve an FAA Dispatch License.