Aerospace and Operational Physiology Flight


We prepare personnel for the human factor challenges inherent to military operations with the goal of increasing overall readiness and mission effectiveness. Our mission is to:

1. Aerospace & Operational Physiology Training -- Train aircrew, high-altitude parachutists and Air Force Academy/ROTC cadets on the human factor and physiological threats of modern aviation.

2. Aerospace & Operational Physiology Training Team (AOPTT) -- Integrate human performance optimization training and education into Team Pete operations. The goal of the team is to assist personnel in identifying, eliminating and reducing hazards; increasing work performance and reducing mishaps.

Building 425,
799 Vincent St. (directly behind the base pool and bowling alley)

Hours of Operation
Mondays - Fridays: 6:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Closed on federal holidays and wing down days

Important Information for training students

All students participating in chamber flights must provide proof of current medical clearance:
· AF Form 1042 - Medical Recommendation for Flying or Special Operational Duty
· NAVMED Form 6410/2 - Navy Medical Clearance
· DA Form 4186 (up-slip) - Army Medical Clearance
Refresher students must bring their original physiology training paperwork AF Form 702 - Physiological Training Record

Class schedule:
NOTE: Classes are tailored to specific missions and/or airframes:
· Track A - Trainer, Fighter, Attack, Bomber, U-2
· Track T - Transport, Tanker, Reconnaissance
· Track H - Helicopter
· Track J - High-Altitude Parachutist
· AFA - Air Force Academy Cadets
· ROTC - Reserve Officer Training Corps Cadets
· Initial - Personnel who have never completed aerospace and operational physiology training, but need this training to perform in-flight duties (see AFI 11-403, para 2.1. for details)

April 2013
8 Track T
10-11 Initial
15 Track A
22 Track J
29 Track T

May 2013
1-2 Initial
13 Track A
14 Track J
16 Track H
20 Track T
21-22 Initial

June 2013
3 Track A
4-5 Initial
10 Track T
19 Track J
24 Track T

July 2013
2-3 Initial
8 Track T
15 Track J
17 Track H
22 Track T
23-24 Initial
29 Track A

August 2013
5 Track T
6-7 Initial
12 Track J
13 Track A
26 Track T

September 2013
3-4 Initial
9 Track T
12 Track H
16 Track J
17-18 Initial
23 Track T
30 Track A

October 2013
1-2 Initial
7 Track T
15 Track J
21 Track T
28 Track A

November 2013
4 Track T
5-6 Initial
12 Track J
18 Track A
19 Track H
25 Track T

December 2013
2 Track A
3-4 Initial
9 Track T
16 Track J

Snow delays and closures

NOTE: We follow the 21st Space Wing policy for snow delays and closures. If you are attending training during September to April, please call 719-556-SNOW or DSN 834-SNOW for possible changes to our schedule.

· During two-hour delays, training will start at 10 a.m.
· Training will be cancelled if the wing declares a base closure. Call 719-556-4185 or DSN 834-4185 and leave a message with contact information. We will contact you (or your scheduler) to arrange make-up training (next duty day if possible).