Aviation Officer (MOS 15A, 15B, 15C) Description / Major Duties: The Army's Aviation Branch is critical in so many of the Army's operations. Aviation Officer. Information and Waivers: Noncommissioned Officer and Aviation Badge Endorsements The Organization and Personnel Force Development develops Army Aviation organizational requirements, assesses existing force structures, identifies deficiencies and capability gaps, and proposes solutions in the form of new or modified organizational designs. It also establishes requirements for aviation training and prescribes requirements for the aviation standardization program. When an approved FEB restores an officer to aviation service who was previously terminated through FEB proceedings, the appropriate authority will, subject to Army requirements, publish the aeronautical order reestablish-ing aviation service, the aeronautical rating (authority to wear the appropriate aviation badge) and appropriate eligi- Weight: Weight requirements are the same as general Army requirements where individuals must meet Body Fat standards and be appropriate weight per their height. Under the old policy, a select few pilots and navigators who had already graduated from flight training could apply to have the surgery and become part of an on-going study group. Offered as a six-week resident course, the ASOC is designed to train an individual on "how to" administer an Aviation Safety Program. Non-Aviation Branch Army Commissioned Officers: Non-Aviation branch Commissioned Officers who desire to apply for 153A, Rotary Wing Aviator, will be boarded during the November and May Warrant Officer Selection Boards. Due to COVID-19, special operations aviation recruting functions will be conducted in the Virtual Space.
To enter Army Helicopter Flight Training, as either a commissioned officer or warrant officer, the applicant can have vision no worse than 20/50 (correctable to 20/20) in each eye. Aviation Attributes: Slide to show what branch is looking for in an aviation officer, whole officer approach. 151A - Aviation Maintenance Technician (not rated) Duties: Manages personnel, supplies, equipment, and facility assets to maintain and repair Army rotary, fixed-wing and unmanned aerial systems. All Army officers and warrant officers selected for initial-entry flight training and entered into aviation service will incur a service obligation in accordance with AR 350 – 100. If in support of the 10th Mountain Infantry Division, the 10th Aviation Regiment would be stationed in Fort Drum, New York.