ENLISTED

SPACE SYSTEMS OPERATIONS

MISSIONS IN ORBIT

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Operating the largest space program in the world takes the combined efforts and skills of thousands of Airmen. It’s the responsibility of Space Systems Operations specialist to do everything from detecting sea-launched ballistic missiles and tracking satellites to assisting in rocket launches and space flight operations. These highly trained experts must be able to stay calm under pressure and utilize an incredible amount of skill to effectively perform the multiple tasks vital to Air Force missions.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

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

  • ASVAB REQUIREMENTS

    Electronics

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Knowledge of space warning and control systems
    • Normal color vision
    • Completion of a current National Agency Check, Local Agency Checks and Credit
    • Successfully pass a Single Scope Background Investigation
    • 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

  • TECHNICAL TRAINING

    51 - 100 days

  • TECH SCHOOL LOCATION

    Vandenberg AFB CA

  • STATUS UPON COMPLETION

    Enlisted Airman with credits earned towards Air and Space Operations Technology

INTERESTS & SKILLS
Space

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Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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