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New: Marine drone community gets more officers #BuzzDrone #UAV

New: Marine drone community gets more officers #BuzzDrone #UAV

Results of the latest selection board for officers making a lateral move into the burgeoning unmanned aerial vehicle officer specialty show the community continues to grow. The fiscal 2015 board, which convened from June 9 through 13, selected 14 officers to enter the 7315 unmanned aircraft system officer training pipeline, according to Marine administrative message 308/14, signed June 23. Since the recently created military occupational specialty’s first selection board in 2012, each board has selected between about 14 and 16 Marines. With the exception of Marines already holding an MOS in the 75 field, which includes pilots and naval flight officers, those selected by the board will attend the 22-week-long Remotely Piloted Aircraft Course at Randolph Air Force Base in San Antonio. That course requires 40 hours of flight time, including solo flights. After that, Marines r...

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