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NEC Codes - AB-7004 C-13 Catapult Operator


NEC Designation:

NEC AB-7004 C-13 Catapult Operator


Operates C-13 MOD 0, MOD 1, and MOD 2 catapults and associated systems. Performs systems check prior to operations. Makes adjustments to mechanical, hydraulic, and control systems to ensure proper performance. During operations, monitors and identifies conditions which may lead to an emergency and/or casualty. Initiates corrective or emergency procedures.

Qualification Data:

Source Rating(s): ABE

Billet Paygrades: E5-E8

Personnel Paygrades: E4-E8

Course: Mandatory

Open to Women?: Yes


Previous holders of NEC 7003 may be awarded NEC 7004 after 6 months OJT and with CO’s recommendation. Personnel submit NAVPERS 1221/6 to PERS-4013D2 via ECM (N13).

Information contained on this page is derived from the Navy Enlisted Manpower and Personnel Classifications and Occupational Standards Manual, Volume II, NAVPERS 18068F, which is the official manual for Navy Enlisted Classifications (NECs).

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