26 JAN 2006
Course Training Standards
1. Purpose. These standards outline the tasks and proficiency
required of student NFOs/CSOs during the appropriate stages.
This training prepares an officer to perform the duties of an
NFO/CSO in a dynamic tactical environment.
Student Duties and Responsibilities
Plan or manage the overall mission as appropriate.
b. Ensure the aircraft is preflighted, inspected, and
equipped for the assigned mission.
c. Help the pilot operate the aircraft to accomplish the
mission using sound judgment and airmanship.
a. Achieve training standards to be qualified as a Naval
Flight Officer or USAF Weapons System Officer.
b. Unless otherwise specified, use BASIC AIR WORK
RECOGNITION standards for all items with altitude, airspeed, or
"Standard" equates to good (G/4).
d. Momentary deviations outside CTS that do not compromise
flight safety are acceptable if subsequent corrections are
e. Procedural knowledge and application must comply with
applicable directives and allow efficient mission
accomplishment. If individual tasks require pre-mission
planning, the standards from Mission Planning apply.
4. Execution. The MIF regulates student progression to meet
required standards prior to phase completion. Mission
Commanders shall evaluate student performance against these