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chef des escales

English translation: station manager

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02:05 Apr 26, 2001
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: chef des escales
My mistake, I'd asked for chef d'escales, I meant "des escales" - some kind of director of an airline's operations in all airports used by them.
david hunter
English translation:station manager
Explanation:
I am going on your statement that this person is in charge of an airlines operations at an airport that it serves.
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transatgees
United Kingdom
Local time: 04:06
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Thanks - Maybe I'll invent something like "Director of airport operations", Station Manager is too local, I want his boss!
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station manager


Explanation:
I am going on your statement that this person is in charge of an airlines operations at an airport that it serves.


    A lot of flying!
transatgees
United Kingdom
Local time: 04:06
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 30
Grading comment
Thanks - Maybe I'll invent something like "Director of airport operations", Station Manager is too local, I want his boss!
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Explanation:
If what you are talking about is the places ( airports) where the same plane has to stop, then we are talking about a LAYOVER.

Your translation should then be:

LAYOVER MANAGER.


Regards,:)

BD

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lay·o·ver [láy vr ] (plural lay·o·vers) noun
stop during journey: a brief stop during a journey


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Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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