About Us

Airborne recruits and trains hospitality and marine technical personnel for successful careers in the cruise line industry. Our mission is to add value to the organizations we serve and to contribute to the success of individuals seeking employment.
  • By supplying people who are well-qualified and passionate about service, we contribute to the delivery of exceptional guest experiences, increased onboard revenue, and safety.
  • By making the recruitment process efficient, reliable and transparent, we enhance our clients’ reputations and build crew loyalty.

Value Proposition  

Cruise brands and manning agencies who share common values and are committed to growth, continuous improvement, and crew development, will have an edge over the competition in the long term.

How we create value for our clients and crew:

Multiple sourcing strategies, robust quality management system, proven results

Attract talent, drive compliance, and yield tangible savings

Customized recruitment software

Efficient information management and communication capabilities

Extensive database with a wide range of personnel

Fill entry, middle and management level positions for all onboard departments

Offices in Mumbai, Goa, Chennai and Hyderabad

Attract a wider range of applicants, and minimize hardship in terms of travel and expenses for applicants and crew

Verification of key documents

Ensure authenticity and minimize risk

Recognized by various consulates, dedicated visa processing team

High rates of visa approvals for our crew

Natu Singapuri

Airborne was founded by Natu Singapuri in 1962, and has been India’s leading cruise line recruitment agency since 1986. In the past three decades, we have placed more than 20,000 crew onboard cruise ships.

Government of India, Ministry of Labour and Rehabilitation (Department of Labour) Registration No. 0445/MUM/COM/1000+/5/73/1984

Recruiting and Placement Services License (Airborne Mumbai, Goa and Chennai offices) RPSL-MUM-271

ISO 9001: 2008 Certified with respect to Recruitment and Placement of Seafarers as per Maritime Labour Convention 2006, Regulation 1.4. Certificate No.: IRQS/1310334


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