FOSO full form

Meaning : Flight operations scheduling officer

Category : Aviation
Sub Category : Operations

What does FOSO mean or stand for ?

In any airline,the FOSO is a working title and position that can have two very different duties.He can be a flight dispatch officer,who takes care of flight planning,routes and operational control of how long a flight will take and when it will reach its destination.Therefore he schedules these flight times.Another type of FOSO is one that schedules crew rosters and makes the duty timings for crew and other ground staff.