aviation meteorologist


Aviation meteorologists forecast weather conditions in airports. They provide day-to-day, hour-to-hour observations, analysis, forecasts, warnings, and advice to pilots, airport operators and airlines in meteorological matters. They report weather conditions expected at airports, current conditions, and en route forecasts.

Alternative label

  • meteorological aviation inspector

  • meteorologist

  • air navigation meteorologist

  • specialist in aviation meteorology

  • airline meteorologist

  • air meteorologist

  • aviation meteorological specialist

  • meteorological technician

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


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