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Interview Question

Assistant Dispatcher Interview Dallas, TX

If the weather has gone down at your destination and the

  flight was dispatched without an alternate, what would you do?
plot alternate flight plan find closest airpo

Interview Answer

4 Answers


Would try to find an alternate that there was sufficient fuel on board to add in order to continue the flight to its destination legally.

Interview Candidate on Sep 7, 2011

Find an it in to flight crew.

Anonymous on Nov 15, 2011

1. Land at the nearest suitable airport.

2. Go back to the departure airport.

3. Circle the pattern until the wx clears

Anonymous on May 25, 2016

121.631 the flight!

Marland Thomas I8 on Jan 27, 2017

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