Note: The following descriptions represent the typical access and privileges afforded to users designated as Dispatch Managers/Supervisors. Users with dispatcher privileges will have limited access to a subset of the screens presented.
This program allows the operator to maintain a data file of fuel costs for all airports from which the airline may operate, The program allows for six levels of price as a function of volume purchased, and it also accommodates the difference between domestic and bonded fuel prices. Additional information on supplier. handling agent, etc., may also be stored for easy reference. The date on which each station’s fuel price record was created or updated is automatically recorded.
The Fuel Costs menu is a web-based version of the FOMS 130 menu. It has the same purpose as the FOMS 130 menu with the addition of a Copy button. The Copy button lets you copy enroute stations.
See Fuel Costs Fields for a description of the fields used.
For an overview of the WebFOMS features see the Aircraft Characteristics screen. The features described there can be applied to all screens.
For instructions on how to make modifications on the WebFOMS screens, see Modify, View Aircraft Characteristics. It uses the Aircraft Characteristics as an example but can be applied to all WebFOMS screens.
Screen is the default view when you first go to a WebFOMS screen. When Screen is selected you can view all records that exist in the system. Select the arrow in the first field of the WebFOMS screen to access the drop-down menu to view the list of available records.
Only items that exist in the database are shown in the drop-down list.