Gaurav Taneja aka “Flying Beast” is an Indian Youtuber and a Pilot (captain) based in Delhi. He is very well known for his YouTube channel “Flying Beast” where he uploads lifestyle, travel, and personal videos regularly with his wife Ritu Rathee who is also a Pilot. He has born and raised in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh with a sister.
Gaurav has completed his primary education from his hometown Kanpur only and then he moved out for higher education B.Tech after clearing one of the highly competitive IIT engineering exam. As he was a bright student with a great academics record and in reward, he got admission to IIT Kharagpur in the mechanical engineering branch.
After completion of his engineering from IIT in 20028 he has selected the Aviation industry as a full-time career and become a well-trained pilot. He has worked with many big airline companies like Indigo and AirAsia. He married “Ritu Rathee” from Haryana who is also a pilot and currently working with Indigo airlines as a flight captain.
Gaurav and Ritu is a proud parent of 2 cute baby girl and his elder daughter is also famous on internet nowadays with the name “Kiara aka Rashbhari”. Gaurav also manages a fitness channel “Fit Muscle TV” with more than 2 Million subscribers where he uploads health and fitness videos.
Gaurav Taneja Bio, Personal Details:
- Full Name: Gaurav Taneja
- Age: 35 Years
- Hometown: Kanpur, India
- Wife: Ritu Rathee
- Child: 2 (Daughter)
- Profession: Pilot, Youtube, Bodybuilder, Trainer, Law Student
- Education: B.Tech, Mech (IIT, Kharagpur)
- Youtube Channel’s: Flying Beast, FitMuscle TV, Rasbhari Ke Papa
- Net Worth: Not Known (But he owns a BMW)
Controversy with AirAsia Airline:
Gaurav Taneja started making news when he exposed the security risk of an Indian Airlines company “AirAsia” in one of his videos. He exposed that how companies are putting their customer’s life on risk for cost-cutting. After the news came in light companies have suspended him for his Pilot Job in June 2020. This case is still going on and final verdict yet to announced.
Arrest on Birthday and The Mint Controversy:
UP Police arrested him on 9th July after his followers gathered at Sector 51 metro station in Noida to celebrate his birthday which was planned by his wife “Ritu Rathee” to surprise him by booking a full metro train. After this a Journalist from Mint Media named “Shephali Bhatt” tried to target him with his ideology and YouTube videos. Later Delhi high court orders Minth News Publication and Journalist Shephali Bhatt to delete all the news and social media post related to his. Gaurav Taneja also filed a 2 crores defamation case against that Journalist.