Our Mentors & Trainers

The trainers at Bird Aviation Academy have extensive industry experience to help the students with the most comprehensive training available. We strive to hire teachers who have excellent communication and team work skills and an understanding of the issues faced by the students with a positive feeling towards aviation & hospitality training.

Trainers & Mentors

Gagan Kabra


Gagan Kabra is the founder and director of Bird Aviation Academy and the founder & CEO of Tripbyt, a highway food ordering platform in India. With extensive knowledge in entrepreneurship, marketing and business strategy, he is polished with a demonstrated history of working in the aviation, leisure, travel and tourism industry for over 10 years. Mr Kabra has been a film maker and producer as well. He has produced and directed short films and teaser ads for various companies and publishing houses under his production house Bloodmoon Productions.


A seasoned professional with 15 years of experience in the aviation industry, Juri Deka started her career as a Customer Service Assistant in Jet Airways and later she joined the Indigo Airline as a Manager, Airport Services.


Presently working as the Assistant Manager Security in IndiGo, Himanshu Deka has exceptional knowledge of non-intrusive inspection, physical search and of current security threats and patterns.


Worked for Kingfisher Airlines Ltd. as the Regional Manager of North-East India, Manima Baruah has extensive knowledge in SABRE (Reservation and Check-in) and Airport Handling procedures.


Having over 8 years of experience in aviation, Sapna Kalita has extensive knowledge in basic first aid, dangerous goods, security training and effective service language course for service recovery.

Admin Staff

apang anichar

After completing her BA with Honors in Political Science from Nagaland University, Apang started working as a Service Manager at ‘RESTART’ representing Sony India Pvt. Ltd. in an authorized Sony service center. She joined BIRD in 2017 as the ASST. Manager (Project & placements).

pooja Bhatt

Pooja did her BA in Business Administration from University of Wales, UK and MSc in International Human Resources from Kingston University London. At present she is heading the Shillong Branch of Bird Aviation Academy. She takes care of career counselling and marketing in Shillong.

Our Vision

Our vision is to be recognized as the most innovative training, development & research institution for Aviation & Hospitality Industry.

Our mission

To provide high value training to the youth while empowering them with immense aviation knowledge so that they become competent and customer sensitive professionals.

Our offer

  • Best training in the aviation industry
  • Train to be confident & compassionate
  • Empowering the youth