Flight Follower

Operations Shelton, CT


Position at Gama Aviation

We have immediate opportunities for Flight Followers in Shelton,CT.

 Job Description

The Flight Follower is directly responsible for ensuring all flights are organized and handled in a safe, efficient, and professional manner in accordance with the General Operations Manual, Operations Specifications, and company SOP manuals

Primary Duties:

  •  Assist crews with day-to-day flight planning information, as well as technical and/or operational issues
  • Participate in conference calls with other departments/personnel to resolve open technical and operational issues
  • Advise flight crews and Operations staff of any conditions that may adversely affect the safety of flight
  • Review meteorological analysis and tactical collaboration with flight crew
  • Monitor crew operational legality
  • Brief flight crew of relevant NOTAM and TFR issues
  • Monitor flight profile from departure to destination including intermediate stops and diversions
  • Record flight times and fuel quantities reported by crews
  • Monitor official crew duty time notifications
  • Verify legality of Voyage Reports and Load Manifest transmitted from crews 

Job Requirements:

  • Background in private aviation operations, preferred
  • Available to work a flexible schedule to fulfill shift/coverage requirements
  • Must be a team player with flexibility to perform different roles as needed
  • Ability to think outside the box
  • Respond quickly, professionally, and accurately to all internal and external correspondence
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills