19 stories up, NATCA members show a reporter and camera crew from ABC15 inside both Phoenix Air Traffic Control Tower and Phoenix Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) to see what aviation safety professionals do every day at one of the busiest towers in the country.
The Voyage Report Podcast
Following its “Ask the Captain” and “Ask a Flight Attendant” episodes, The Voyage Report host Mark Albert wanted to pose listeners’ questions to an active air traffic controller. So in this latest episode, San Juan Tower air traffic controller and NATCA FacRep Kyrandgel Rios explains his job, what it was like to ride out Hurricane Maria and Hurricane Irma in Puerto Rico while at work, how a typical flight works from an air traffic control perspective, and his top tips for travelers.
Following our 'Ask the Captain' and 'Ask a Flight Attendant' episodes, we wanted to pose your questions to an active air traffic controller. So in this episode, San Juan Tower controller Kyrandgel Rio...
A video produced by FAA Communications in collaboration with NATCA.
NATCA Great Lakes Archie League Medal of Safety Award. Aired on April 25, 2017.