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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF CIVIL AVIATION

 RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 1899

TO BE ANSWERED ON 18th AUGUST 2011 

Audit of Flying Schools

 

1899.   SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:

 

Will the Minister of CIVIL AVIATION be pleased to state:- 

(a)   Whether Government has completed the audit of all the flying schools in the country;

(b)   If so, the findings of the audit report; and

(c)    The action that has been taken against the erring schools?

ANSWER 

MINISTER OF OVERSEAS INDIAN AFFAIRS & MINISTER OF CIVIL AVIATION

(SHRI VAYALAR RAVI)

 

(a)   To (c):- Audit is an ongoing process. 20 Flying Clubs have been audited by Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). The discrepancies found during the audit include not maintaining proper documents; non-completion of Flying training Dossiers; improper briefing and de-briefing; non-maintenance of dissemination registers for working engineers etc. Corrective action as per the nature of Audit Observation is taken with the concerned flying training institutes with the aim to improve the system. Further, inspections of facilities at the flying training institutes is carried out by DGCA to ensure compliance of laid down norms and procedures before renewal of approval.