Chief pilots (aircraft) oversee the overall operations of an aviation department. This includes managing flight and ground personnel, coordinating maintenance, and scheduling flights. A chief pilot must stay up to date with local and federal flight regulations, as well as stay current with their own flight qualifications.
Chief Pilot (Aircraft) Tasks
Hire and train staff, enforcing adherence to standards.
Adjust and apply all risk assessments for flights and conditions.
Develop all training materials, in-flight standards, and procedures and policies.