Trip Follower

Post positions of aircrafts flying within boundaries of dispatch area.
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Quick Stats


Outlook
Good

Salary Range
$17,000 – $42,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Trip Followers do?

Posts positions of various aircraft flying within boundaries of dispatch area, on flight-following board: Reads messages received over telegraphic typewriter and posts data pertaining to position of airplanes on flight-following board. Notifies DISPATCHER or FLIGHT-INFORMATION EXPEDITER of messages received regarding departure times, delays, mechanical difficulties, or unusual weather conditions.


Should I be a Trip Follower?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Helpful: You always keep an eye out for what other people need.
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Flight Follower

    How to become a Trip Follower

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