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Deputy Director of Airside Operations

New Deputy Director Opening at the TAA!

 


As Deputy Director you’ll be part of a diverse and energetic team focused on driving the day-to-day airside operations of a thriving airport. This is a hands-on supervisory role that’s ideal for an experienced leader with deep knowledge of Part 139 airport operations. We’re searching for a proven leader dedicated to safety, team development, and process excellence.

FlyingAbout the Tucson Airport Authority

The Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) is a unique nonprofit organization developed by business leaders, and created through Arizona state charter in 1948; it is certified to operate an airport system that consists of Tucson International Airport (TUS) and Ryan Airfield (RYN). In addition to serving general aviation and military users, TUS serves the commercial passenger air cargo needs of metro Tucson, southern Arizona and northern Sonora, Mexico. RYN serves as a general reliever airport for TUS and is popular amongst transient pilots for recreational use.

The Airport System

Tucson International Airport (TUS) is a commercial service international airport serving air carrier, cargo, military users and general aviation operators. TUS serves over 3.5 million passengers annually. TUS is about 8 miles south of the city’s central business district and encompasses about 8,400 acres. The campus includes 130 buildings with nearly 2.5 million square feet of space and about 60 tenants..

Ryan Airfield (RYN) is a general aviation reliever airport serving general aviation and military users. RYN is located about 12 miles west of Tucson, covers 1,800 acres and accommodates 30 tenants providing a variety of services for general aviation and military users.

Our Mission: Promote aviation and foster economic development by strategically planning, developing and operating the most effective and efficient airport system in Southern Arizona.

 

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