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Trip Follower

Post positions of aircrafts flying within boundaries of dispatch area.

What does a Trip Follower do?

Posts positions of various aircraft flying within boundaries of dispatch area, on flight-following board: Reads messages received over telegraphic typewriter and posts data pertaining to position of airplanes on flight-following board. Notifies DISPATCHER or FLIGHT-INFORMATION EXPEDITER of messages received regarding departure times, delays, mechanical difficulties, or unusual weather conditions.