For a look at the thinking of Marines at Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron 1 (MAWTS
-1) on the new opportunities inherent in the aircraft and new concepts of operations, see "Preparing for the F-35B Transition: MAWTS
Re-Shapes its Curriculum," SLD.
At the airwarfare schools - the Navy's NSAWC at Fallon, Nevada, and the Marines' MAWTS
at Yuma, Arizona - LAT remains a standing validated requirement for the community - it's just done at 1,500 feet now.
He was a former MAWTS
instructor, had been flying Prowlers for seemingly forever, and he could pull me out of any scrape I might get into.