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Who is the OPSO?

CDR Young

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Who is the Air OPSO?

CDR Marusich

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What five areas make up the operations department?

CATCC. METOC. CDC. CVIC. Strike Ops.

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What is CATCC?

Carrier Air Traffic Control Center

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What is METOC?

Meteorology and Oceanography

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What is CDD?

Combat Directions Center

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What are the three work centers that make up CATCC?

Air Ops. CCA (carrier control approach). ATO

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What are the positions manned in Air Ops?

Air OPSO. Assistant Air OPSO. Air Ops Supervisor. Land/Launch record keeper. Plotter.

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What are the positions manned in CCA?

Departure Control. Marshal Control. Approach Control.

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What is a Marshall Stack?

Is when aircraft are aligned starting at 6 Angels 21 NM, 7 Angels 22 NM, etc..

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Explain Case I

No lower than 3,000 ft and 5NM

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Explain Case II

No lower than 1,000 FT and 5 NM

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Explain Case III

Below 1,000 FT and 5 NM

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What is the purpose of CDC?

To keep the CO appraised of all tactical situations and recommend course of action as appropriate.

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What radars are used in Air Ops?

SPN 41- Bullseye. SPN 43- Marshall. SPN 46- Easyrider/PALS (precision approach and landing system)

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What is EMCON?

Emissions Control- imposes restrictions of electronic systems to deny the enemy information.

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99 Transmission

All aircraft radio frequency

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Air Plan

Scheduled flight operations for 24 hr period

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Ball

Positive visual landing aid

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Clara

No visual landing aid

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FOX CORPEN

Ships true heading

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Load report

What is being carried on the COD

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Mother

The ship

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NORDO

No radio

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Pickle

Jettison

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Retro report

Offload on COD

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Sortie

Flight of one aircraft launch to recovery

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How many positions are held in approach?

2: Sequence and Separate Aircraft

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Who is overall in charge of calling Cases?

AIR BOSS