U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet aircraft. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Devin Andrews.. Released for public use.
MOS OCC Field 75: Pilots and Naval Flight OfficersFor additional information, see the official Department of the Navy Headquarters Marine Corps MOS Manual:
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|PILOTS AND NAVAL FLIGHT OFFICERS: OCCUPATIONAL FIELD 75|
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|7578 Naval Flight Officer (Student)
Naval Flight Officers (NFOs) operate the advanced weapons and electronic systems on board F/A-18 Hornets and EA-6B Prowlers. The division of labor between the pilot and the NFO allows the pilot to focus on flying the aircraft and the NFO to focus on the weapons systems. The NFO often has the best situational awareness of the battlefield, and at times leads entire aviation missions.
#OccField75 includes the following MOS:
7578 Naval Flight Officer (Student), MOS School: N/A