SPECIAL OPERATIONS FORCES / PERSONNEL RECOVERY INTEGRATED COMMUNICATIONS / NAVIGATION / MISSION SYSTEMS
GUARANTEEING AIRCRAFT KNOW WHERE TO GO
The systems onboard our aircraft play an integral part on any successful air mission. It’s the job of Special Operations Forces/Personnel Recovery Integrated Communications/Navigation/Mission Systems specialists to provide the precision maintenance necessary to keep each of these systems running perfectly. These experts utilize a variety of methods, including schematic and wiring diagrams, to ensure these systems are able to meet the needs of the pilots throughout every mission.
- Operate and maintain communication, navigation and missions systems
- Remove, install, check and repair avionics systems and line replaceable units
- Diagnose malfunctions using test systems and equipment
- Prepare aircraft for covert operations and reconnaissance
- Review maintenance data to determine possible trends
A High School Senior (age 17 or older)*, High school diploma, a GED, or 15 college semester hours
*High School Students may start their application as early as the end of their junior year.
ASVAB SCORE REQUIREMENTS
70 Electronics (E)
- Knowledge of interpreting and applying mechanical, wiring and electronic circuit diagrams
- Normal color vision
- Completion of a current National Agency Check, Local Agency Checks and Credit
- Completion of 7.5 weeks of Basic Military Training
- Must be between the ages of 17 and 42
TRAINING & EDUCATION
How do we transform you from a raw recruit to an expert Airman in this field? From hands-on experience to college credit toward a degree, the path begins here.
BASIC MILITARY TRAINING
TECH SCHOOL LOCATION
Sheppard AFB TX
STATUS UPON COMPLETION
Enlisted Airman with credits earned towards Avionics Systems Technology
- INTERESTS & SKILLS
- Science & Technology
TAKE A BREAK
Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.