CONDUCT AN OPERATION MISSION BRIEFING AND DEBRIEFING
In this lesson you will learn to conduct operation mission briefings and debriefings.
Describe the operation mission briefing and debriefing format.
You will perform the duties of a flight operations officer.
You will conduct a mission briefing or debriefing to include the items and procedures
outlined in FM 1-300.
REFERENCES: The material in this lesson was derived from the following publication:
FM 1-300, October 1986
The operations mission briefing and debriefing are critical steps in planning and executing a mission.
THE MISSION BRIEFING
In the operations briefing, critical information is passed to the aircrews. If this information is not
covered correctly, it could result in disaster.
a. Normally before receiving a mission, the operations officer receives a warning order. At that
time, the operations officer should refer to the unit SOP to determine the required action. (A sample
warning order is shown in Figure 2-1.)