Schneider, Skip, AVCM

Aviation Electronics Technician
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Master Chief Petty Officer
Current/Last Primary NEC
AVCM-8300-Aviation Maintenance Material Control Master Chief
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Aviation Electronics Technician
Primary Unit
2002-2004, 9549, Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)
Previously Held NEC
AT-6692-E-2C AEW SYS Analyst OMA Tech
AT-8264-E-2C AEW Flight Tech
9549-Acquisition Logistics Specialist
Service Years
1978 - 2004
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Golden Dragon
Neptune Subpoena
Neptune Sweethearts Domain
Order of the Magellan
Order of the Rock
Order of the Spanish Main
Plank Owner
Operation Enduring Freedom
Persian Excursion
Order of the Horned Shellback
Cold War
AT-Aviation Electronics Technician
Six Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

US Navy Retired 30 US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge Order of the Shellback Order of the Golden Shellback Navy Chief 100 Yrs 1893-1993

Navy Chief Initiated Cold War Medal Order of the Emerald Shellback Order of the Golden Dragon

Persian Excursion SERE GONZO Station Yacht Club

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)Southern Maryland ChapterBranch 93Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA)
American LegionVeterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
  2004, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2006, Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA), Southern Maryland Chapter (Lexington Park, Maryland) [Verified]
  2010, Fleet Reserve Association (FRA), Branch 93 (Member) (Patuxent River, Maryland) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  2010, Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2011, American Legion [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2011, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2011, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Currently working for PMA-265 as the Airborne Electronic Attack Growler Systems Integration Integrated Product Team Sustainment Contractor Support Services bubba.
Other Comments:

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 Remembrance Profiles -  3 Sailors Remembered
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 Ribbon Bar
Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist Badge
Air Crew Wings

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1978, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA), 938
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
NATTC (Staff) Millington, TN, Naval Air Technical Training Command (Staff)Naval Aircrewman Candidate School (NACCS)Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) CourseRVAW-120
USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63)VAW-114 Hormel HawgsJungle Environment Survival Training (JEST) CourseUSS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
NAS North IslandUSS Ranger (CV-61)VAW-116 Sun KingsCOMASWWINGPAC
Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (NSEA)COMHSWINGPACVAW-113 Black EaglesCommander Airborne Early Warning Wing Pacific (COMAEWWINGPAC)
VAW-112 Golden HawksUSS John C. Stennis (CVN-74)Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)
  1978-1979, AT-6692, NATTC (Staff) Millington, TN, Naval Air Technical Training Command (Staff)
  1979-1980, AT-6692, Naval Aircrewman Candidate School (NACCS)
  1980-1980, AT-6692, Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) Course
  1980-1981, AT-8264, RVAW-120
  1981-1981, AT-8264, USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63)
  1981-1984, AT-8264, VAW-114 Hormel Hawgs
  1983-1983, AT-8264, Jungle Environment Survival Training (JEST) Course
  1983-1983, AT-8264, USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
  1984-1985, AT-8264, Naval Air Rework Facility (NARF), NAS North Island
  1986-1986, AT-8264, Naval Aviation Depot (NADEP), NAS North Island
  1987-1989, AT-8264, USS Ranger (CV-61)
  1987-1990, AT-8264, VAW-116 Sun Kings
  1990-1993, AT-8264, COMASWWINGPAC
  1992-1992, AVCM-8300, Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (NSEA)
  1993-1994, AVCM-8300, COMHSWINGPAC
  1994-1996, AVCM-8300, USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
  1994-1997, AVCM-8300, VAW-113 Black Eagles
  1997-1999, AVCM-8300, Commander Airborne Early Warning Wing Pacific (COMAEWWINGPAC)
  2000-2002, AVCM-8300, VAW-112 Golden Hawks
  2000-2002, AVCM-8300, USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74)
  2002-2004, 9549, Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1987-1988 Operation Earnest Will (Iran)
  1987-1987 Operation Nimble Archer (Iran)
  1992-2003 Operation Southern Watch (Iraq)
  1992-2003 Operation Southern Watch (Iraq)
  1996-1996 Operation Desert Strike (Iraq)
  2001-2001 OEF - Afghanistan/Liberation of Afghanistan (2001)
 Reflections on Service
Please describe who or what influenced your decision to join the Navy.
Whether you were in the service for several years or as a career, please describe the direction or path you took. What was your reason for leaving?
If you participated in any military operations, including combat, humanitarian and peacekeeping operations, please describe those which made a lasting impact on you and, if life-changing, in what way?
Of all your duty stations or assignments, which one do you have fondest memories of and why? Which was your least favorite?
From your entire military service, describe any memories you still reflect back on to this day.
What professional achievements are you most proud of from your military career?
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or other memorabilia, which one is the most meaningful to you and why?
Which individual(s) from your time in the military stand out as having the most positive impact on you and why?
Can you recount a particular incident from your service, which may or may not have been funny at the time, but still makes you laugh?
What profession did you follow after your military service and what are you doing now? If you are currently serving, what is your present occupational specialty?
What military associations are you a member of, if any? What specific benefits do you derive from your memberships?
In what ways has serving in the military influenced the way you have approached your life and your career? What do you miss most about your time in the service?
Based on your own experiences, what advice would you give to those who have recently joined the Navy?
In what ways has helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
 Colleges Attended 
Chapman UniversityFlorida Community College at JacksonvilleSouthern Illinois University at CarbondaleNational University
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  1982-1982, Chapman University
  1983-1983, Florida Community College at Jacksonville
  1985-1986, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
  1985-1985, National University
  2003-2004, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Where My Parts Monies Went1
  Red China4
  Western Australia4
  Eastern Australia2
  Feb 15, 1976, All Hands4
  Oct 05, 1978, Boot Camp8
  Jan 01, 2004, Retired
  Dec 15, 2007, Christmas Party2
  Dec 28, 2007, New Animal Species13
  Jul 27, 2011, Forum Photos1
  Jul 13, 2012, General Photos60
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