Mission Pilot (MP)

Dates: 21 – 24 July 2022

Scope: Maximum of 12 students

Training locations: Hancock Field, Syracuse NY - Proof of vaccination is required. 

Course Description: The Mission Pilot course includes instruction/training to complete SQTR requirements and at least two mission sorties towards completion of validation requirements for MP in eServices.

Lodging: You may make your own arrangements, however, discounted rates are available but only if booked through NERESA. If you desire a hotel at a discounted rate then email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. after you have registered for the course you desire. The email should include the course you signed up for and when you would like to arrive and depart. Your reservation will be made for you and you will be informed of where you are assigned on check in to the school. The rates are currently 65 to 72 dollars a night. 

Meals: At your own expense. Most of the hotel rooms have a refrigerator, storage space and microwave. There are several local and franchise establishments 2 miles off base.

Prerequisites: GES, MS, TMP (ie Form 5 must be completed), VFR Pilot with 200 hours PIC minimum, age 18, commander approvals in eServices. 

Aircraft Ground Handling, and Aircrew Professionalism courses complete and current. 

ICUT training completed, and practical testing completed.

That commander's approval to train is already signed off in eServices for prerequisites and your commander is aware they will be called when Fam and Prep tasks are completed. You cannot get into the aircraft to complete advanced tasks if your commander is not available to off that section.

Also recommended for completion: ICS 100, ICS 200, ICS 700, 50 hours cross-country, CAPT 117 ES Continuing Education Exam – Part 2


Registration cost: $50

Equipment list: Highly Recommended that you bring:

1.     Both a gridded NY and Detroit sectional

2.     An aircrew headset

3.     Pencils, pens and pape