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9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Airport managers direct the operations and employees of an airport. They usually report either to the private owners of the airport or to the local government authorities. Airport managers must comply with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations. They may make and enforce airport rules and regulations. They are involved in making executive decisions about the security, maintenance, operations and service of the airport which must all confirm to federal, state and local laws.
To learn more about becoming an airport manager, read about or aviation management MBA program.