0207 - Air Intelligence Officer
2ndLt - 1stLt
Air Intelligence Officers serve as the intelligence functional experts at all command levels of the Marine Air Wing (MAW). They develop and execute intelligence plans, policies, and procedures that facilitate operations across the six functions of Marine Aviation. They are the advisors to commanders, staffs, and pilots on intelligence activities, operations, and actions as well as the provider of intelligence products to support mission planning and execution. They also support the overall intelligence effort of the parent command or intelligence authority. Billets normally include Targeting Officer, Collections Officer, Dissemination Officer, S-2 Officer of a fixed-wing or rotary wing squadron, and Intelligence Officer at an intelligence battalion.
In short, 0207's work to collect information through sources, imagery, and reports from other intelligence units to identify targets and pass information to Marines for tactical employment. Upon promotion to Captain, and after attendance of MAGTF Intelligence Officers Course, they will merge into the 0202 MOS.
There are roughly 200 Air Intel Officers. To become an 0207, Officers must complete the Air Intelligence Officers Course, Marine Corps Intelligence Schools, Marine Corps Detachment Dam Neck, Virginia. Officers must have a current single scope background investigation/T5 investigation. Intelligence MOS Marines are required to have a Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB) test score on file in their official military personnel file (OMPF). Intelligence MOS Marines that score above 100 on the DLAB may be designated to attend formal language training. There is no minimum DLAB score required. Intelligence officers will be administered the DLAB before being assigned the 0207 primary MOS.