Airline Technician is a game about the important job of Airport Line Technicians. Their responsibilities include coordinating ramp operations and aircraft movement via radio, fueling, towing aircraft, operating ground support equipment, reporting malfunctions and keeping the airport operational.
## About This Game
## Airline Technician is a game about the important job of Airport Line
Their responsibilities include coordinating ramp operations and aircraft
movement via radio, fueling, towing aircraft, operating ground support
equipment, reporting malfunctions and keeping the airport operational.
## Line Technician
Airport line technicians have many job responsibilities but their main goal is
to make sure aircraft is safe for flying. Line technicians perform routine
checks and ensure there’s enough fuel for the next flight. Airport line
technicians must interact with airport staff and passengers to make sure
everything is safe and secure for departures and arrivals.
## Direct Aircraft
An airport line technician is responsible for guiding, towing, parking,
greeting and organizing aircraft that’s arriving or departing from an airport
gate or ramp. They never pilot aircraft but they often tow planes to
appropriate flight areas, gates and hangars. A technician must also know how
to direct pilots using aviation hand signals.
## Maintenance and Fuel
A line technician monitors fuel levels, oil levels, performs quality control
checks and maintenance to make sure flying is handled safely and efficiently.
He’s also reporting any visible damage to aircraft and checking aircraft
lights and water supplies.
Airport line technicians help with the upkeep of terminals, hangars and
airport grounds. They make sure terminals are litter-free, clean, safe and
organized. Technicians also maintain aircraft hangars so planes can be parked
or stored over night or for longer periods of time. During bad weather, line
technicians help maintain walkways and steps so passengers have a safe route
to and from aircraft and they also help de-ice aircraft. They must immediately
report suspicious activity in terminals, including unattended baggage, to
## Customer Service
Part of a line technicians job is to help with customer service needs. For
example, line technicians often handle luggage, provide transportation between
gates or terminals, give passengers directions, interact with lobby
attendants, converse with pilots and greet passengers who are entering or
exiting terminals. Line technicians must have a kind and friendly disposition
that makes passengers feel welcome, safe and comfortable with the airport
facilities, staff and aircraft.