ENLISTED
ENLISTED

FLIGHT ENGINEER

THE POWER BEHIND OUR PLANES

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No plane ever leaves the ground without thoroughly being inspected to ensure it’s in top flying condition. It’s the responsibility of our Flight Engineers to inspect and operate the mechanical systems of all aircraft. Their job requires a high degree of skill and attention to detail so that pilots can complete their missions and return home safely.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    High school diploma. Courses in mechanics, mathematics, physics, computer principles, typing, speech, and English are desirable but not required.

  • ASVAB REQUIREMENTS

    General; Mechanical

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Successfully complete a Class III Flight Physical
    • Height between 64 and 77 inches
    • Normal depth perception
    • Successful completion of a current Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)
    • Completion of 8.5 weeks of Basic Military Training
    • Must be between the ages of 17 and 39
TRAINING & EDUCATION

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from a raw recruit into an expert Airman in this field? From hands-on experience to college credit toward a degree, the path begins here.

  • BASIC MILITARY TRAINING

    8.5 weeks

  • TECH SCHOOL LOCATION

    JBSA Lackland AFB, TX; Fairchild AFB, WA

  • STATUS UPON COMPLETION

    Enlisted Airman with credits earned towards an Aviation Operations Community College of the Air Force degree.

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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