Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said that in the first phase, 70-75% of the 99 services started on the online platform are related to pilot licensing, medical examination, allowing flight training organizations and connecting regional offices with headquarters. Huh. The services launched in the next two phases include 30 per cent of the services of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA).
Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has launched an online platform. Through this, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) will provide 298 services including pilot licensing and medical examination. After launching the online platform e-GCA, Union Minister Scindia said that 298 services have been started on the platform. Of these, 99 services were started in the first two phases, while 198 services were started in the next two phases.
Of the 99 services launched in the first phase, 70-75 per cent are related to pilot licensing, medical check-up, permitting flight training organizations and linking regional offices with headquarters. The services launched in the next two phases comprise 30 per cent of the services of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation. Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said that e-GCA is a new version of DGCA in many ways.
Tata Consultancy Services has created a portal
The online platform e-GCA will provide services to Directorate General of Pilots, Aircraft Maintenance Engineers, Air Traffic Controllers, Air Operators, Airport Operators, Flying Training Organisations, Maintenance and Design Organisations. The project was part of the 100-day plan under the DGCA. This portal was created by Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). Let us inform that DGCA has been transferring its services online for four years. Now with the launch of the online portal, most of the services of the regulator have been transferred online.
Now medical clearance will be done in 3 days
Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said that DGCA has made a single window, in which many facilities will be provided. With the new online platform, all DGCA approvals can now be obtained from a single window. He said that the medical clearance for the pilots will now be done in 2-3 days. Earlier it used to take a month to complete this work. He told that offline work used to be done for pilot licenses, which is now being done online.