Podcast: Growing Professionally as a Scheduler & Dispatcher

Aug. 7, 2023

Working as a scheduler or dispatcher is a significant time commitment. Nevertheless, it’s important for those working in the field to allocate time to further their education and career potential by earning accreditations and certifications. Not sure where to start? Nick Van de Sompele suggests “joining a regional or national group, such as Women in Aviation International or NBAA, [which] provides an opportunity to connect with other aviation professionals. You can look at what they’re doing to advance their own careers and use that [information] to apply to yourself.”

In this episode of NBAA’s “Flight Plan,” host Rob Finfrock speaks with:

  • Ashley Daniel, executive travel team member at MassMutual – LinkedIn | Facebook
  • Nicholas Van De Sompele, CAM, operational analyst for Northern Jet – LinkedIn | Facebook
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February 20, 2024

Podcast: Enhancing Privacy for Business Aircraft Operators

The FAA has been working with NBAA and others to address privacy concerns with the Privacy ICAO Address program (PIA), which recently was expanded beyond the contiguous U.S. to include overwater routes.
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February 12, 2024

Podcast: How Data Collection, Monitoring and Sharing Improves Safety

Flight data monitoring and data sharing are important tools to help identify potential safety risks before they become serious issues. That said, many operators are uncertain about how they work, what equipment is needed and what this information can offer their operations. NBAA has developed a new, comprehensive resource to answer those and other questions.
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February 7, 2024

NBAA Flight Plan Extra: A Start-of-Year Reminder of Business Aviation’s Value

In this special edition of NBAA Flight Plan, podcast host Rob Finfrock gets a few moments in between conference sessions with NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen to discuss the latest efforts by the association to highlight business aviation's societal benefits.
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February 5, 2024

Podcast: Should Aeronautical Activity Be Redefined?

NBAA, with input from its Emerging Technologies Committee, Access Committee and Advanced Air Mobility Roundtable, recently joined with other industry partners to declare there are good reasons for the FAA not to use the term advanced air mobility in the agency's proposed revised definition of aeronautical activity.
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