Many of the pilots of Air India flew an hour every month and yet they receives salary in between 2 to 9 Lac rupees, reveals an assessment done by the aviation ministry. Also, an AI pilot was caught flying for another airline while a senior pilot had pocketed Rs. 2.2 crore despite having been grounded on medical grounds. Pilots flying both international and domestic routes get assured salaries plus allowances for fixed hours of flying in a month, irrespective of how many hours they fly.