ENLISTED

RADAR, AIRFIELD & WEATHER SYSTEMS

KEEPING AIRCRAFT IN CONTACT

1C8X2

Responsible for air traffic and warning radar systems, and fixed and deployable navigational aids, weather equipment and radios, Radar, Airfield & Weather Systems specialists ensure that the equipment utilized by air traffic controllers and pilots is in perfect working order. These specialists install and maintain everything from air traffic control and weather equipment to ground control and navigational aids to ensure aircraft can be safely guided through takeoff and landing.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    High school diploma, GED with 15 college credits, or GED

  • ASVAB REQUIREMENTS

    Electronics

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Knowledge of electronic principles and digital techniques
    • Normal color vision
    • Possession of a valid state driver’s license to operate government motor vehicles
    • Freedom from fear of heights
    • Completion of a current National Agency Check, Local Agency Checks and Credit
    • Completion of 8.5 weeks of Basic Military Training
    • Must be between the ages of 17 and 39

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

    8.5 weeks

  • TECH SCHOOL LOCATION

    Keesler AFB, MS

  • STATUS UPON COMPLETION

    Enlisted Airman with credits earned towards Enlisted Airman with credits earned towards Electronic Systems Technology.

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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