Air Traffic Control Training?

Mon Sep 30, 2002 11:48 am

Does anybody here know the requirements to be an ATC controller, and where I can get some info?

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RE: Air Traffic Control Training?

Mon Sep 30, 2002 11:51 am

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RE: Air Traffic Control Training?

Mon Sep 30, 2002 5:22 pm
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RE: Air Traffic Control Training?

Mon Sep 30, 2002 11:32 pm

The school in Minnesota is the quickest way in. You will need a two-year degree to get in there. But if you pass, you are hired by the FAA. In the last 6 months Salt Lake Center has picked up 15 students from there.

The other way is the military, which is what I did. However, I was lucky enough to have a ATC National Guard unit in my state and I don't have to give them the full on military commitment.

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RE: Air Traffic Control Training?

Tue Oct 01, 2002 3:42 am

You can try this site; There is a fun ATC simulator you can try out Smokin cool.
(click "Test dig selv" and you´ll find it)
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RE: Air Traffic Control Training?

Tue Oct 01, 2002 3:57 am

Here you go:

The one JHooper gave you is specific to the Minneapolis ATC. The above link is from the FAA's website.

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