OFFICER

SPACE OPERATIONS OFFICER

TRACKING BEYOND THE SKIES

13SX

The possibilities of enhancing our military effectiveness through the use of space are virtually endless. Space Operations Officers direct the entire system utilizing satellites that enhance our communication and tracking. They oversee space surveillance, space lift, space warning and satellite command and control. By assessing the effectiveness of all space operations and incorporating new technology as it becomes available, they develop future plans for systems, facilities and personnel in order to defend our nation.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    Any Bachelor or Master of Science degree
  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Knowledge of space systems, policies and related areas
    • Completion of the prerequisite Undergraduate Space Training (UST)
    • Completion of required specialty courses
    • Normal color vision
    • Completion of a current Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)
    • Completion of Officer Training School (OTS), Air Force Academy (AFA) or Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC)
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 39

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you into a leader and an officer in this field? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • OFFICER TRAINING SCHOOL

    9.5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

INTERESTS & SKILLS
Space

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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