10 U.S. Code § 6024 - Aviation designations: naval flight officer

Any officer of the naval service may be designated a naval flight officer if he has successfully completed the course prescribed for naval flight officers.


(Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 377; Pub. L. 91–198, § 1(2),Feb. 26, 1970, 84 Stat. 15.)

Historical and Revision Notes
Revised section Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)
6024 34 U.S.C. 735 (par. 3). June 24, 1926, ch. 668, § 3 (par. 3), 44 Stat. 767.

The phrase “by competent authority” is omitted as surplusage. The definition form of 34 U.S.C. 735 is not followed.

1970—Pub. L. 91–198substituted “naval flight officer” for “naval aviation observer” and “naval flight officers” for “naval aviation observers,” and struck out requirement that such officer have been in the air at least 100 hours.

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