Air Transport Professional (other)

Also known as Air Observer (Rescue), Aircraft Navigator, Airworthiness Surveyor, Balloonist, Flight Engineer Inspector, Navigator (Air Force).
This occupation group covers Air Transport Professionals not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing is required.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $101,956
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 3,300

What does an Air Transport Professional (other) do?

  • preparing and submitting flight plans giving consideration to factors such as weather conditions and aircraft performance
  • flying aircraft in accordance with established air traffic control and aircraft operating procedures
  • providing flight information for flight crews and air traffic services staff
  • controlling aircraft movements, and directing aircraft taxiing, take-offs and landings by radio
  • providing pre-flight briefings and aeronautical information services
  • completing cockpit preparations and external inspections to determine that aircraft are acceptable for flight
  • monitoring aircraft performance and reporting on mechanical condition

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