Imagery Analysis Specialist
Sgt - MSgt
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MOS Description and Mission
MOS 0241, Imagery Analysis Specialist is a primary MOS. Imagery Analysis Specialists process and analyze imagery gathered by various sensor platforms to derive intelligence. They use photogrammetric skills to assist the commander with reconnaissance mission planning, surveillance and accurate target acquisition. Intelligence derived by the imagery analysis specialist is used to update military intelligence databases at the national, theater, and service levels. Imagery analysis products include, but are not limited to: Battle Damage Assessment (BDA)
Order of Battle (OOB) identification, Lines of Communication (LOC) surveys, Helicopter Landing Zone (HLZ) studies, coastal landing beach studies, expeditionary airfield studies and Non-Combatant Evacuation Operation (NEO) studies.