FMO full form

Meaning : Flight medical officer

Category : Military
Sub Category : Rank

What does FMO mean or stand for ?

FMOs are also known as flight surgeons and are commissioned by the branches of the military to serve on aircraft.These FMOs main duty is to be onboard flights that are on missions and to provide medical care to the personnel on board the aircraft.These may include pilots,flight controllers,navigators,infantry personnel and others.On important missions they are the primary care physicians and are also employed in space programs.