SUSPENSION OF THE ACTIVE COMPONENT CRYPTOLOGIC WARFARE LIMITED DUTY OFFICER DESIGNATOR 681X:
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FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
PASS TO OFFICE CODES:
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SUBJ/SUSPENSION OF THE ACTIVE COMPONENT CRYPTOLOGIC WARFARE LIMITED DUTY
OFFICER DESIGNATOR 681X//
REF/A/MSG/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N1/032039ZJUN21//
REF/B/MSG/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N1/251736ZJAN18//
NARR/ REF A IS NAVADMIN 116/21, FY-23 ACTIVE-DUTY LIMITED DUTY OFFICER AND
CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER IN-SERVICE PROCUREMENT BOARD.
REF B IS NAVADMIN 014/18, UPDATED OFF-RAMP GUIDANCE FOR ACTIVE AND RESERVE
COMPONENT INFORMATION WARFARE AND SUPPLY CORPS LIMITED DUTY OFFICERS.
REF C IS OPNAVINST 1210.5A, LATERAL TRANSFER AND REDESIGNATION OF OFFICERS IN
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces suspension of Active Component
Cryptologic Warfare (CW) Limited Duty Officer (LDO) designator 681X
accessions due to the overlap in CW LDO and Chief Warrant Officer
(CWO) (781X) skill sets. Formal disestablishment of the 681X
designator will take place after natural attrition of current
2. The Navy suspended CW LDO 681X accessions beginning with the
Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 In-Service Procurement Board, announced in
reference (a). The FY-22 (cycle year 2021) In-Service Procurement
Board was the last board that selected CW LDO 681X officers. Active
component CW LDOs 681X are highly encouraged to complete CW officer
(1810) requirements and submit redesignation without board action
requests to 1810, consistent with references (b) and (c). All 681X
billets will be converted to either 781X or 181X in coordination
with billet stakeholders.
3. Points of contact
a. CW Officer Community Manager is CDR Brian Schulz at (901)
874-3123/DSN 882, or e-mail at email@example.com.
b. LDO and CWO Community Manager is CAPT Patrick Sutton at
(901) 874-3042/DSN 882, or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Released by Vice Admiral John B. Nowell, Jr, N1.//