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Army MOS 15P Aviation Operations Specialist

Aviation Operations Specialists help operate one of the largest fleets of aircraft in the world. Hundreds of transport, passenger and combat airplanes and helicopters fly missions every day. Accurate flight information keeps operations safe and efficient. Aviation Operations Specialists prepare and provide flight information for air and ground crews.

The Aviation Operations Specialist is primarily responsible for scheduling and dispatching tactical aircraft missions. Some of your duties as an Aviation Operations Specialist may include:

Process local and cross-country flight clearances
Check accuracy of flight plans
Coordinate flight plans
Maintain flight logs on incoming and outgoing flights
Alert crash crews of emergencies
Safeguard classified materials
Interpret and post weather reports
Maintain individual flight records and functional files

Related Civilian Jobs
Your training as an Aviation Operations Specialist will provide you with the skills that will make it possible for you to pursue a civilian career in aviation. Civilian flight operations specialists often work for commercial and private airlines, air transport companies and airports.

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