My everyday job I love


#1

Florida am departure for 757-200 freighter I'm getting ready and launched out. What a job!


#2

Where headed? Memphis?


#3

Lovely! Enjoy your flyings 🛫


It must be fun to fly for an Airline (Especially FedEx)


#4

Nice pictures! Love that sunrise! 🌅


#5

The man in the first picture, is he the POC or F/O or just a mechanic? I usually thought that they wore stars and bars even though they were a cargo airline.


#6

He is avionics setting up and checking out GPS.


#7

I need to clarify that I'm Quality Control Inspector and I'm getting the aircraft ready for departure for flight crew.


#8

Awesome! It must be a hard work as you have to inspect many things in the flight deck. Wish you luck and enjoy your friday! 😊


#9

Ahh, it looked like he was filing the flight plan in the FMC.


#10

Actually, your spot on. He was doing that, good observation.


#11

Nice! Hope you enjoyed flight!


#12

I love this. We need more of these types of detailed personal threads. You are lucky to get to work so close to jets.


#13

I agree, but more detail is required!

Your job sounds fascinating, maybe share a bit of background, what your job involves or a couple of stories.

Excited to hear more!


#14

Today I'm at work and the aircraft I'm assigned to just completed a heavy maintenance check and the crew is on board doing ground checks then they go up for 2 hours for test flight.


#15

That is one beautiful aircraft!


#16

Today is test flight day, where the test crew will perform a thorough ground check of all systems and later in the afternoon will go up for a 2 hour flight test. Any findings on the check will be addressed and work during and after debrief. Normally the aircraft will be scheduled for revenue the next day with a replacement aircraft ready for it's maintenance check.


#17

Aircraftnready for ground checks


#18

Sorry for misspell


#19

That is beautiful. How old is that jet? It's is either very new or you are very good at your job. Or both ;)


#20

These pictures are magnificent. You're so lucky to work around aircraft, especially as they're your passion.