air traffic safety technician


Air traffic safety technicians provide technical support regarding the safety of air traffic control and navigation systems. They design, maintain, install and operate these systems both in the airport and on board the aeroplane according to regulations.

Alternative label

  • air traffic safety hardware specialist

  • air traffic safety engineer

  • air traffic safety electronics hardware specialist

  • air traffic safety electronics technician

  • air traffic safety electronics engineer

  • air traffic safety software specialist

  • air traffic safety electronics software specialist

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