• (IATA) report- Indias domestic aviation market expansion has been the strongest in the world - tripling in the past five years.• It is expected that the civil aviation market will register a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 16 per cent during 2010- 2013.• Spice Jet, Emirates, GMR on hiring mode as air traffic increases
• Among airlines, Dubai-based Emirates expects to hire nearly 4,000 cabin crew in the current financial year and• In the aviation infrastructure space, GMR Airports is looking to hire people in various positions for Delhi and Hyderabad airports• Budget carrier SpiceJet plans to recruit 150 pilots and 300 cabin crew members. Source: Economic times, September 21, 2011• Air India launches drive to recruit staff at various levels source: Economic Times, October 25, 2011
Market ShareJet Airways and Jet Lite (previously 27.7%Air Sahara)Kingfisher Airlines and Kingfisher 20.7%Red (previously Air Deccan)Air India (previously Indian 18.6%Airlines)IndiGo 13.6%SpiceJet 12.4%GoAir 5.4%Paramount Airways 1.5% Jet Airways Kingfisher Airlines Air India IndiGo SpiceJet GoAir Paramount Airways
Road Ahead• The Indian aviation sector is likely to see clear skies ahead in the years to come.• Passenger traffic is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 15 per cent in the next 5 years.• The Vision 2020 statement announced by the Ministry of Civil Aviation, envisages creating infrastructure to handle 280 million passengers by 2020.• Investment opportunities of US$ 110 billion envisaged up to 2020 with US$ 80 billion in new aircraft and US$ 30 billion in development of airport infrastructure.• Associated areas such as maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) and training offer high investment potential. A report by Ernst & Young says the MRO category in the aviation sector can absorb up to US$ 120 billion worth of investments by 2020.• Aerospace major Boeing forecasts that the Indian market will require 1,000 commercial jets in the next 20 years, which will represent over 3 per cent of Boeing Commercial Airplanes’ forecasted market worldwide. This makes India a US$ 100 billion market in 20 years.
Job Description• Checking the safety equipment, ensuring the aircraft is clean and tidy• Informing the passengers of the aircraft safety procedures and taking them through the procedure in the event of an emergency• Ensuring that all hand luggage is securely stored away safely• Giving first aid to passengers where necessary• Serving meals and drinks to the passengers throughout the flight and preferably with a smile• Ensuring passengers have a pleasant trip by responding to their every need• Ushering in and welcoming (with a smile) passengers as they board the plane• Selling on board duty free products to willing passengers• Working closely with the pilots - acting as a liasion between the pilot and passengers
Skills and Specifications-• Be tactful and assertive especially in time of emergencies• Be well spoken and with a clear voice• Be calm under pressure and in emergencies confident and very friendly• Be sensitive and reassuring towards people who are anxious or upset• Be very efficient and swift in undertaking duties• Be self motivated• An excellent team player• Excellent problem solving skills and ability to think on your feet• Be very patient and highly tolerantRequirements-• Age: 18-27 Yrs• Height: 155 Cm-177 Cm• minimum 12th pass• College education, especially cabin crew training is an added advantage• requirement: Only females (100 per month till March)