In this role you will be supporting the Flight Dispatch Duty Manager to execute Flight Dispatch and Flight Watch activities across the Qatar Airways (QR) network.
As a member of the senior operational team you are expected to;
Analyse and determine route and flight altitude requirements for each flight, based on most economical route, taking in to consideration meteorological conditions, safety, and legal requirements of the Qatar Civil Aviation regulations (QCAR) operations and the QR Operations Manual (OM)-A.
Negotiate routes on a tactical basis with relevant Air Traffic Control (ATC) service providers. Ensure selection of take-off, destination, enroute, fuel, and Extended Operations (ETOPS) alternate airports for each Qatar Airways flight, ensuring all legal requirements are met. Analyse and calculate take-off and landing performance data based on airport and meteorological conditions and technical assessment of the aircraft. Optimize the commercial payload capability by adhering to Company policies and procedures.
Prepare and file ATC flight plans and ensure that Operational Flight Plan and all briefing material is provided to operating crews in a timely manner for briefing at base and outstations. Monitor, analyse and manage all ATC slots to avoid potential delays, negotiate with relevant centralized ATC units, Airport Authorities and respective Air Navigation Service Providers worldwide. Provide in flight mission support/flight watch during operational phase of flight. Support the Operations Control Duty Manager during periods of disruption.