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Employers of Aviation Management majors in AL

Air traffic controllers coordinate the movement of air traffic to ensure that aircraft stay safe distances apart. Air traffic controllers work in control towers, approach control facilities, or route centers. Their work can be stressful because total concentration is required at all times. Night, weekend, and rotating shifts are common. To become an air traffic controller, a person must be a U.S. citizen, pass medical and background checks, achieve a qualifying score on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) pre-employment test, and complete a training course at the FAA Academy. The median annual wage for air traffic controllers was $122,530 in May 2012. Employment of air traffic controllers is projected to show little or no change from 2012 to 2022. Most employment opportunities will result from the need to replace workers who retire or leave the occupation. Job opportunities will be best for applicants with an air traffic management degree from an FAA-certified school or have an air traffic control background.

Air Traffic Controllers

Air traffic controllers coordinate the movement of air traffic to ensure that aircraft stay safe distances apart. Air traffic controllers work in control towers, approach control facilities, or route centers. They control air traffic on and within vicinity of airport and movement of air traffic between altitude sectors and control centers according to established procedures and policies. Authorize, regulate, and control commercial airline flights according to government or company regulations to expedite and ensure flight safety. Their work can be stressful because total concentration is required at all times. Night, weekend, and rotating shifts are common. To become an air traffic controller, a person must be a U.S. citizen, pass medical and background checks, achieve a qualifying score on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) pre-employment test, and complete a training course at the FAA Academy. The median annual wage for air traffic controllers was $124,540 in May 2017. Employment of air traffic controllers is projected to grow 3 percent from 2016 to 2016, slower than the average for all occupations. Competition for air traffic controller jobs is expected to be very strong, with many people applying for a relatively small number of jobs.

Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors

Supervise and coordinate the activities of ground crew in the loading, unloading, securing, and staging of aircraft cargo or baggage. May determine the quantity and orientation of cargo and compute aircraft center of gravity. May accompany aircraft as member of flight crew and monitor and handle cargo in flight, and assist and brief passengers on safety and emergency procedures. Includes loadmasters. The median annual wage for air cargo handling supervisors was $48,150 in May 2017.

Airfield Operations Specialists

Ensure the safe takeoff and landing of commercial and military aircraft. Duties include coordination between air-traffic control and maintenance personnel; dispatching; using airfield landing and navigational aids; implementing airfield safety procedures; monitoring and maintaining flight records; and applying knowledge of weather information. The median annual wage for airfield operations specialists was $52,360 in May 2017.

Cargo and Freight Agents

Expedite and route movement of incoming and outgoing cargo and freight shipments in airline, train, and trucking terminals, and shipping docks. Take orders from customers and arrange pickup of freight and cargo for delivery to loading platform. Prepare and examine bills of lading to determine shipping charges and tariffs. The median annual wage for cargo and freight agents was $41,820 in May 2017.

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Company City State
Sikorsky Support Services, Inc.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Airlines
Rohr Aero Services LLC
Alabama Service Cntr Goodrich
Advanced Mission Concepts, Inc.
Yulista Aviation, Inc.
Mobile Airport Authority
Bates Field
Birmingham Airport Authority
Arista Aviation Services, LLC
Huntsville Madison Cty Airprt
Huntsville International Arprt
AMI Alabama, LLC
Federal Aviation Administration
Manufacturing Inspctn Satellte
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Integrated Airline Services, Inc
Signature Flight Support Corporation
Montgomery Airport Authority Inc
Worldwide Flight Services Inc
AMR Services
Jetsouth Corporation
Airbus Ds Military Aircraft, Inc.
Airbus Military NA
Signature Flight Support Corporation
Phi, Inc.
South Alabama Regional Airport Authority
Seasands Air Transport Inc
Signature Flight Support Corp
Federal Aviation Administration
System Management Office
Federal Aviation Administration
System Support Center
American Airlines, Inc.
Dothan-Houston County Airport Authority (inc)
Dothan Regional Airport
Expressjet Airlines, Inc.
Continental Express
Air Evac Leasing Corporation
Air Evac Lifeteam
Aerostructures Goodrich Group
Air Evac Leasing Corporation
Air Evac Leasing Corporation
Segers Aerospace Corporation
Flightsafety International Inc
Dothan Regional Airport
Cs Vertical Flight Solutions
Proprietorships
Federal Aviation Administration
Afsco
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Atlantic Aviation Corporation
Advantage Aerospace Accessories, L.L.C.
Downtown Air Center Inc
Mobile Air Center
Southcoast Propeller Service
Mobile Airport Authority
Mobile Air Center
Hawthorne Global Aviation Services, LLC
Federal Aviation Administration
System Support Center
Federal Aviation Administration
System Support Center
North West Alabama Regional Airport
Northwest Ala Regional Arprt
Mobile Airport Authority
Mobile Regional Airport
Magic Express Airlines, Inc.
Drummond Company, Inc.
Corporate Transportation
Yulista Aviation, Inc.
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