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53-2012.00 - Commercial Pilots Bright Outlook

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Consider airport altitudes, outside temperatures, plane weights, and wind speeds and directions to calculate the speed needed to become airborne.

53-2021.00 Air Traffic Controllers
  • Analyze factors such as weather reports, fuel requirements, or maps to determine air routes.
53-2011.00 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
  • Choose routes, altitudes, and speeds that will provide the fastest, safest, and smoothest flights.
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  • Plan or adjust routes based on changing conditions, using computer equipment, global positioning systems (GPS) equipment, or other navigation devices, to minimize fuel consumption and carbon emissions.
53-5021.00 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
  • Direct courses and speeds of ships, based on specialized knowledge of local winds, weather, water depths, tides, currents, and hazards.