Air Traffic Control Tower Operator

Credential Issuer: 
Federal Aviation Administration
About Credential: 
A Control Tower Operator (CTO) is a tower-rated controller, meaning the individual is rated and tested on ground control, tower flight data, and local control within the tower.
Promotion Points: 
College Credit: 
GI Bill Reimbursement: 
Credential Eligibility: 
  • Should have served as an air traffic control tower operator for at least 6 months.
Exam Details: 
  • Written Exam
  • Practical Exam