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Operations Intelligence Specialist


Minimum Education Requirement:
high school diploma or GED with 15 college credits


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Operations Intelligence Specialist

Career Description

The success of any mission depends just as much on the planning and intelligence behind it as the Airmen who are carrying it out. As an Operations Intelligence Specialist, you'll work as part of a team to analyze all incoming information, looking for key elements that will help with missions. Through your combined research, you'll create databases of information as well as materials to support combat mission planning and ensure our Airmen never go into battle blind.

Career Tasks

  • Analyze and produce intelligence information
  • Develop and construct target materials in support of combat mission planning and execution
  • Evaluate intelligence information to determine whether it's accurate and then disseminate to appropriate levels of command
  • Create databases for enemy forces, equipment, location and capabilities to aid all levels of command
  • Provide intelligence briefings to commanders and aircrews
  • Provide information and materials to commanders and mission planners for mission construction and execution

Relevant Interests & Skills

  • Communications
  • Electronics
  • Organization
  • Problem-solving


After eight and a half weeks of Basic Military Training, every Airman goes to technical training to learn their career. Here's the basic information about Operations Intelligence Specialist technical training:

School location: Goodfellow AFB [TX]

Length of course: 110 days

College degree earned: Communication Applications Technology

College credits earned: 39