United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Officer Job Descriptions
MOS 7590, Landing Signal Officer Trainee*
a. Summary. Landing signal officer trainees control the recovery of aircraft aboard aircraft carriers and short airfields for tactical support (SATS). This MOS is to be assigned only as a skill designator MOS to qualified pilots who have completed Phase I LSO School or its equivalent.
b. Requirements/Prerequisites. Must have a secret security clearance.
(1) Ensures safe and expeditious recovery of aircraft aboard ships and SATS.
(2) Trains aircrews in carrier and SATS landing procedures and techniques.
d. Related DOT Classification/DOT Code. No civilian equivalent.
Information Derived From MCO P1200.7V Part 1. Current as of Nov 00