air traffic controller

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air traffic controller

Person holding a valid license or certificate to control air traffic. Also called a controller.
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As well as meeting with pilots, air traffic control officers, police, fire chiefs and immigration officers, he also talked with arriving and departing passengers - some of whom were personal friends and family - to unearth the many amazing stories that take place at Heathrow each day.
Last September, a report compiled by the Guild of Air Traffic Control Officers said the risk of a fatal crash was growing.
Air Traffic Control officers put South Wales emergency services on standby and informed them as soon as the plane's position became clearer.
The UK Guild of Air Traffic Control Officers says it is worried about the growth of low-cost flights from UK airports.
The Guild of Air Traffic Control Officers (Gatco) called for an inquiry into the case, claiming Flt Lt Williams would never have been court martialled if crucial evidence had not been overlooked by the prosecution.
LOCAL air traffic control officers were not on after-duty hours due to the absence of an agreement on call-out pay between management and staff.

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