Job Description: Tactical Air Defense Controllers advise on effective use of battle management assets. They provide functional expertise and input for activating, employing, deploying, or deactivating battle management systems. ACO manage assigned forces and air operations using voice and data communications and radar systems. Tactical Air Defense Controllers advise on weapons control capabilities. To facilitate MAGTF operations; Tactical Air Defense Controllers conduct analysis to determine optimum emplacement of AC2 ground units, Surface-to-Air platforms, and positioning of airborne assets.

  • Branch Branch: Marines
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 7236
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $41,806
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: GT: 105
  • Degree Degree: High School
  • Age Age: 17-29
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Air Control/Air Support/Anti-air Warfare/Air Traffic Control
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