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    a.  The helicopter gunnery training program begins with individual qualification and progresses through crew qualification to unit collective training.  FM 1-140 establishes training guidelines and defines the standard for helicopter gunnery qualifications.  

Gunnery live-fire is only required once a year but commanders should strive to conduct live-fire as often as aircraft, ammunition, and range resources will allow.  Gunnery

applies to all units that operate AH-64, AH-1, and OH-58D(I) aircraft.

        (1)  FAC 1 -  All FAC 1 must successfully complete annual live-fire.

        (2)  FAC 2 (Units at 100% strength) - No Live-fire requirements except if the aviator’s primary aircraft has an attack or armed reconnaissance mission, will successfully complete the applicable table annually.  All AH-1 and AH-64 aviators will conduct gunnery exercises in their compatible simulator (if required to fly the simulator).

        (3)  FAC 2 (Units not at 100% strength) - Aviators may participate in live-fire at the commanders discretion.

        (4)  FAC 3 - No live-fire gunnery requirements.  FAC 3 aviators that fly the AH-1 or AH-64 simulators will successfully complete applicable Tables annually.             

        (5)  To progress to RL 2 the aviator must satisfactorily complete the applicable Tables per FM 1-140.  First 0-6 or above in the chain of command my waive live-fire requirements for progression until the unit’s next scheduled gunnery.          

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        (6)  After completing gunnery the aviator remains certified for 12 full calendar

months.  If aviator fails annual gunnery the first 0-6 in their chain of command may issue a waiver.  The waiver will only be valid until the next scheduled live-fire gunnery exercise.  If aviator fails to complete gunnery within the waiver period , he/she will be process per AR 95-1 for failure to meet ATP requirements.

NOTE:  Conduct a check on learning and summarize the learning step/activity.

J:  Learning Step/Activity - Provide instruction on the ATP NVG program.

Method of Instruction: CO.  Instructor to student ratio is: 1:18.

Time of Instruction:       minutes

Media:  Slides   thru

NOTE:  Slide

    a.  The Department of the Army requires all Active and Reserve rotary-wing aviators in TOE and TDA position to be NVG qualified.  A waiver to this requirement may not be

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