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What is Commercial Flying?
There are many nuances of a Career in Commercial Flying. Almost everyone seems to be talking about How to start a Career in Commercial Flying, while one should first develop an understanding of What is a Career in Commercial Flying. Just like you would normally not trust a non Doctor with names of medicines, you should also not trust opinions about Commercial Flying from non professionals.
With 12 years of professional experience, Capt Devendra Sachan understands Commercial Flying. Capt Devendra Sachan outlines Commercial Flying as:
Commercial Flying is any flying which is not covered under defense and hobby flying. It involves commercial flights handling, navigating the planes using the Jeppesen charts. The basic requirements to obtain the license and the privileges it confers are agreed internationally by International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). In India the department which controls that is the DGCA (Director General of Civil Aviation). Commercial Flying can be started after obtaining CPL (Commercial Pilot License).
How Capt Devendra Sachan got into Commercial Flying?
While doing my graduation, I started preparing for Indian Air Force and joined the force in 1987. I worked there for 21 years and flied different types of planes. With that experience, I cleared the top license in commercial flying called ATPL in 2006. After that, I started flying for Government of Uttarakhand as a Chief Pilot.
Capt Devendra Sachan's Talk on Commercial Flying
|Starts with what is:|
|Next, it covers Education. We all know that only 10% of what is taught in Commercial Flying is actually used in real life. The Education section of the Talk clearly explained what is the 10% needed in Commercial Flying. It defines Education in terms of following items for Commercial Flying:|
|2)||Aerodynamics & Aero Engines|
|5)||Radio Aids & Electronics|
|6)||DGCA Rules & Regulations|
|Then, the Talk focuses on the most important component that is Skills. Anyone aspiring for Commercial Flying needs to understand that Skill development is crucial for success. It details these topics within Skills for Commercial Flying:|
|11)||Quick & Effective Response|
|Positives of Commercial Flying motivate one to work hard for the same. The Talk goes through this list of Positives of Commercial Flying:|
|12)||Early Settlement & Recognition|
|13)||Challenging & Satisfying Job|
|14)||Vast Career Opportunity|
|It is important that one develops a fair understanding of the Challenges of Commercial Flying:|
|16)||High Initial Training Cost|
|18)||Erratic Working Hours|
|19)||Life Long Studies|
|20)||Disciplined Life Style|
|In the final section of the Talk, Capt Devendra Sachan talks about How a day goes in a Career in:|
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Commercial aviation is the part of civil aviation (both general aviation and scheduled airline services) that involves operating aircraft for hire to transport passengers or multiple loads of cargo.
"After completing my schooling, I joined Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi. I have been flying with Air India since 2003."
Commercial flying is the part of civil aviation (both general aviation and scheduled airline services) that involves operating aircraft for hire to transport passengers or multiple loads of cargo.
"After completing my schooling from The Doon School, I did my Commercial Pilot License from Sydney Flight Training Center. Then I studied at the Sydney Aviation College. I was in the profession from 2007 to 2016."
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