flight operations officer

Description

Flight operations officers compile flight information to expedite movement of aircraft between and through airports. They compile aircraft dispatch data such as scheduled arrival and departure times at checkpoints and scheduled stops, amount of fuel needed for flight, and maximum allowable gross take-off and landing weight.

Alternative label

  • director of flight operations

  • aviation dispatch officer

  • air operations officer

  • flight operations officer

  • air operations supervisor

  • manager of flight operations

  • flight operations supervisor

  • director of airport operations

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

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/e53e1bd8-7316-4fab-9338-c6a66f50e5b7