Simply Fly   A Deccan Odyssey
  • Publisher : Collins
  • Release : 09 May 2011
  • ISBN : 935029155X
  • Page : 396 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 voters

Get a book entitled Simply Fly A Deccan Odyssey, was written by Captain Gopinath G R Captain and published by Collins. This book was released on 09 May 2011 with total pages 396. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. This is the journey of a boy born in a remote village, who went from riding a bullock cart to owning an airline, a journey of an entrepreneur who built India's first and largest low-cost airline Filled with rich anecdotes of everyday struggles and joys, this is the awe-inspiring story of Captain G.R. Gopinath. This autobiography narrates in gritty detail Captain Gopinath's incredible journey: quitting the Indian Army in the late 1970s with a princely gratuity of Rs 6500, going back to his farm land inundated by the river, converting a piece of barren land to set up a farm for ecologically sustainable silkworm rearing, winning the Rolex award for it, his loves and passions, his extraordinary determination to launch an airline (which touched a crazy market cap of US$ 1.1 billion in less than four years ), in the process rewriting aviation history.