Tag: scheduling and dispatching

Tips for Aviation Schedulers & Dispatchers: Top Trip-Planning Considerations

Tips for Aviation Schedulers & Dispatchers: Top Trip-Planning Considerations

Within corporate flight departments, schedulers and dispatchers continue to assume more and more responsibility. Route and documentation planning, access to airspace and airports, and managing risk in disruptive weather situations are just some of the critical flight department functions requiring scheduler and dispatcher oversight. Also, as the regulatory environment becomes increasingly complex, and safety and […]

February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments More
The Jet Fuel Checklist for International Business Aviation Trips

The Jet Fuel Checklist for International Business Aviation Trips

For business aircraft operators, jet fuel is an important aspect of the planning stage for any international trip. You have to determine your stops, the fuel uplift amount, and so on. Getting the best jet fuel price estimate/quote and all the associated fees can be a complicated process, and it can be difficult comparing price […]

February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments More
SMS/IS-BAO Considerations for Schedulers & Dispatchers — Part 2: Implementing SMS

SMS/IS-BAO Considerations for Schedulers & Dispatchers — Part 2: Implementing SMS

It’s important to take your time and do due diligence in implementing and managing an aviation safety management system (SMS). SMS needs to become integral to your overall corporate culture in order to achieve optimal performance and avoid potential pitfalls that could undermine and degrade the SMS system […]






January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments More
SMS/IS-BAO Considerations for Schedulers and Dispatchers - Part 1: Understanding SMS

SMS/IS-BAO Considerations for Schedulers and Dispatchers – Part 1: Understanding SMS

Safety Management System (SMS) regulations have been implemented in various States around the world, and the expectation is that in the next five years, many more States will follow suit. Initially, these regulations will impact those States’ registered scheduled and non-scheduled (charter) commercial operations […]






January 23, 2013 | 1 Comment More
10 Trip Planning Considerations for Aircraft Schedulers and Dispatchers

10 Trip Planning Considerations for Aircraft Schedulers and Dispatchers

There are many important elements that need to be considered to make an international trip run smoothly from an aircraft Scheduler and Dispatcher point of view. Challenges range from setting up international flight permits, to fuel planning, to developing effective programs, to dealing with an ever-increasing assortment of international regulatory compliance issues. That being said, […]

January 16, 2012 | 0 Comments More