SPECIALTY

FLIGHT NURSE

CRITICAL CARE IN THE AIR

46FX

When injured Airmen need to be transported, medical care can’t stop mid flight. And as a senior member of aeromedical evacuation teams, it’s the responsibility of Air Force Flight Nurses to provide them with lifesaving emergency and prehospital care. From planning a mission to final deplaning, the comfort and safety of the transported patients are in their highly trained and capable hands.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    • Bachelor’s degree in nursing from a school accredited by the BSN program
    • Possess a valid U.S. or U.S. territory registered nurse license
  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Minimum of one-year clinical experience in acute care nursing
    • Successfully complete a flying class medical examination Understand the principles of drug therapy and the effects of altitude
    • Be accepted by the medical unit commander and Air Force Reserve Surgeon General
    • Completion of 5.5-week Commissioned Officer training course
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 47

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • COMMISSIONED OFFICER TRAINING

    5.5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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