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1st Special Operations Mission Support Group (SOMSG)

Recruitment is OPEN

The 1st SOMSG provide garrison and deployed support for the 1st Special Operations Wing, Air Force Special Operations Command headquarters and 39 partner units. It deploys manpower, equipment, and supplies to support training, exercises, and contingency operations.

 

In TF-77, they act as ATC, GCI, and JTAC via LotATC and Combined Arms, and is Headed by LtCol "A-Rod" Mumau.

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Available Slots and Requirements

Slots Available

  • ATC, GCI, JTAC SLOTS ARE OPEN

    • This squadron is considered an extracurricular activity open to all members of vTF-77 after completion of their primary squadron’s curriculum course

    • Member MUST join a flight squadron and complete training requirements, BEFORE cross training with 1st SOMSG

  • RESERVE SLOTS - OPEN

    • By default, all members who pass part or all of training are considered “reserve”

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Membership Requirements

  • Minimum age of 18 

  • Regular attendance to Tuesday and Thursday training nights at 2000 PST

    • Life comes first. If you are unable to attend for any reason, all we ask is you notify your squadron leadership via the Leave of Absence channel. You will never be penalized for missing a night if you put in a LoA

  • Willingness to self-study, read provided materials, and schedule times with Instructor Pilots  

  • Fortitude to sit through dad jokes, adult humor, and assorted shenanigans

  • Ability to use Discord and SRS (or at least willingness to learn)

  • Ownership of LotATC and/or Combined Arms

Apply to the Squadron

If you meet these requirements, use the following link to join our Discord and use the command "v.apply" and follow the in chat prompts to fill out an application.

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