“The inspiration to launch Indian Aviator comes from two passionate individuals who with the unique experience of holding CPLs from multiple countries have an ability to in-depth explain the flight training and licensing process. In addition, extensive commercial flying experience in different airline segments, allows the Indian Aviator founders to be well placed to support, inspire and guide individuals towards their journey to become a Pilot.
Our vision is to see the Indian Aviation industry at par with international standards, the basis of which lies in making information more accessible for anyone who dreams of becoming a Pilot in India.
Whichever stage you are at, on Indian Aviator we cater to all questions and buzzing queries.
We aim to be the “wind beneath your wings”, making dreams take flight”
Faguni is a qualified Commercial Pilot holding both DGCA (Indian) and FAA (American) Pilot’s License. Brought up in an Air Force background, she has been surrounded by airplanes ever since she was a baby. Her Bachelor in Science degree has led to her pursuing an MBA in Aviation Management. Her passion for flying and helping others, paired with her father’s constant guidance, has well established her to work as a freelance Radio Telephony Instructor along with managing “Indian Aviator”. She engages in coaching trainee Pilots and as a consultant towards guiding foreign pilot license holders to convert to the Indian DGCA license efficiently and economically. She gains a lot of happiness and a feeling of satisfaction after helping other aspiring aviators. She is active on her dedicated aviation social media handle providing proper guidance and information to aspiring Pilots and experienced Pilots who feel the need to brush up on their skills. As a co-founder to Indian Aviator, Faguni aims to provide an accessible platform for ALL Pilots to get them the information they need.
Dipeet is an Indian-born A320 rated Pilot from the UK, a 1st class holder of a BSc Airline Operations degree, and the co-founder of Indian Aviator. Dipeet’s First Officer exposure of working with a wide range of airlines from a low-cost carrier to charter/leisure to even flag carrier has given him a wealth of experience in the industry. Dipeet is passionate about assisting pilots from all backgrounds to achieve their goals for an aviation career, for which he believes information should be easily accessible. Dipeet’s involvement as a Pilot Mentor, Chair Member of a famous Aviation Charity, and working in the Management department of the Airline has provided him ample exposure in the aviation sector. Dipeet has been fortunate to have interviewed famous aviators like Captain “Sully” from Hudson; appeared on TV channels to talk about aviation; been a dream catcher speaker in schools as well as received an award from HRH Prince Philip of the UK for his contribution towards helping others. Dipeet’s vision for Indian Aviator is to become a “one-stop platform” for all future trainees and current Pilots in India to get all the information about this career.
Founded in 2021, for pilots by pilots.
Faguni Saxena (DGCA & FAA Commercial Pilot)
Dipeet Mehta (UK, EASA Airline Pilot)
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