Information Warfare General Information
Below is a list of various links with different helpful information pertaining to the Information Warfare Community.
Order Preference Sheet - Communicate with your Detailer
Order Preference Sheet
We look forward to hearing from you throughout your tours and your career. The following timeline is a guideline to help you know when and how to communicate with the IW detailers. Immediately after arriving to your PDS, provide us with your new contact. Fill out the Order Preference Sheet above and send to us 9 to 12 months out to discuss options and lock in next assignment. - Senior 1810 Detailer: email@example.com - JO 1810 Detailer: IWJODetailer@navy.mil - LDO/CWO New Accessions: IWnewaccessions@navy.mil
NPC Selection Board Participation
Encourages IW officers to participate in an NPC Selection Board to see how the process works and provides a IW point of contact for approval and screening.
Navy Information Warfare
Officer Program Info Sheet - Information Warfare
Description of the role of Information Warfare
Officer Program Info Sheet - Cyber Warfare Engineer
Description of the role of Cyber Warfare Engineer
Information on IWO Initial Training
Explains sea duty in the Information Warfare Community
Explains the possible duty at IWO airborne commands
Briefly describes Joint Duty Assignments in the Information Warfare Community
Education and Training
Subsequent Tours of Duty
Various pieces of information explaining the career paths of IWO's on different tours of duty
Frequently Used Letter Formats
Request For Projected Rotation Date (PRD) Extension
Format example for IW officers to request a PRD extension (includes command first endorsement example). Refer to MPM Article 1301-104.
Request For IW Additional Qualification Designation (AQD)
Format example for requesting an Info Warfare (IW) Additional Qualification Designation (AQD). Refer to MPM Article 1210-210 for AQD qualifications and specifications.
Request To Wear The Naval Aviation Observer (NAO) Insignia
Format example for IW field sites to use when IW officers request to wear the Naval Aviation Observer (NAO) insignia. Refer to MPM Article 1210-250.
Officer Personnel Action Request (OPAR) (NAVPERS 1301/85)
PDF Adobe form for officers to request special duty (i.e. spouse colocation, PRD extension, etc.).
General Info Links
BUPERSINST 1070.27C-Document Submission Guidelines
Instruction to use for guidelines regarding document submission
MILPERSMAN articles frequently referred to and used within the IW community.
ODC/OSR/PSR Update Instructions
Explains how an officer is able to view/print, etc.. their ODC/OSR/PSR.
Link to NPC selection board information
NPC Customer Service Center.DOC
Active duty members can get unprecedented access to timely and accurate information about: pay and benefits, Selective Reenlistment Bonuses, CSB/REDUX, service record entries, PCS moves, reenlistment, continuation, Fitreps or Evals, promotion, advancement, rating conversion requests, and a gamut of other information