Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi

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Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA) is a pilot training institute located at Fursatganj Airport Raebareli, in Raebareli district of Uttar Pradesh, India. Established in 1985,[1] it was the first such institute in India.[2]

It is an autonomous institution and comes under the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India.[3]

In August 2013 the Ministry of Civil Aviation announced that a National Aviation University would be established on the IGRUA site.[4]

Courses offered[edit]

The institution conducts flying training leading to the award of commercial pilot license (CPL).IGRUA also offers ancillary courses such as Multi Crew Coordination( MCC) and crew resource management (CRM).[5] IGRUA is also one of the approved institutes to carry out Certified flying Instructors'Refresher (CFI Reresher) Course by MOCA, Govt of India.


  1. ^ About us
  2. ^ "Indira Gandhi Uran Akademi". Raebareli district website. Retrieved 2014-04-13. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Govt relaxes norms for top job at IGRUA". The Indian Express. March 26, 2014. Retrieved 2014-04-13. 
  4. ^ "Press Information Bureau". Retrieved 2015-07-20. 
  5. ^ "Courses Offered". Retrieved 21 July 2015. 

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