Fort Benning

U.S. Army Fort Benning and The Maneuver Center of Excellence


Pathfinder Site

Pathfinder

1LT Taylor

CPT William M. Taylor

1SG Jason P. Ogris

1SG William J. Gallant

Mission


The mission of the HHC/1-507 PIR (United States Army Pathfinder School) provides a three week course in which the student navigates dismounted, establishes and operates a day/night helicopter landing zones, establishes and operates a day/night Air Force CARP, Army GMRS & VIRS Drop Zones, conducts sling load operations, provides air traffic control and navigational assistance to Rotary Wing and Fixed Wing Aircraft.