100 Knots magazine August 2022

India's Premier Crew Magazine

The passenger load factors are on an upward trend and the airports have started to get congested again. Efforts are also underway to reduce VAT on ATF and bring it under GST, a step that will significantly bring down operating cost for airlines. In this issue, we have brought together Industry experts from all domains who have written on critical subjects, both technical and non-technical that affects our daily operations. 

In the march edition we have covered critical defence aviation insights as it coincides with celebration of 73rd Republic day. we will talk about a future defining trial undertaken by the Airport Authority of India officials where first GAGAN based LPV approach was successfully conducted. India’s most celebrated defence photographer Abhishek Singh, discusses his passion, remarkable journey and future projects.

In our magazine’s launch edition, we talked about India civil aviation statistics, Transponder landing system, importance of preventing contrails, manage exposure to cosmic radiation and got candid with Utkarsh Thakkar, a well known aviation photographer. The response to our request to authors for contribution has been overwhelming. Our sincere thanks to all the contributors for support.