THE SPECIALTY IN SPECIAL WARFARE

The Airmen who make up Air Force Special Warfare are the most specialized warriors on the planet. They are the ones other special forces look to when the mission calls for their unique skills and fearless commitment. A job for the mentally tough and physically strong, these elite heroes go where others won’t because they’re trained to do what others can’t.

JOIN THE FIGHT

RECEIVE A $15,000 ENLISTMENT BONUS

If you're ready to be challenged like never before by joining an elite team of Special Warfare Airmen, you can receive a $15,000 enlistment bonus.

ANYPLACE, ANYTIME, ANYWHERE

U.S. AIR FORCE PRESENTS

INTO THE STORM

THERE ARE FOUR DISTINCT SPECIAL WARFARE CAREERS.

COMBAT CONTROLLER (CCT)

  • AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL
  • AIRFIELD ESTABLISHMENT
  • SPECIAL TACTICS

PARARESCUE (PJ)

  • SEARCH AND RESCUE
  • COMBAT MEDICAL
  • SPECIAL TACTICS

SPECIAL RECONNAISSANCE (SR)

  • GLOBAL BATTLESPACE ACCESS
  • INTELLIGENCE & SURVEILLANCE
  • SPECIAL TACTICS

TACTICAL AIR CONTROL PARTY (TACP)

  • AIRSTRIKE TARGETING
  • CLOSE AIR SUPPORT
  • SPECIAL TACTICS

TOOLS OF THE TRADE

Every Special Warfare career is highly specialized, which means the gear Special Warfare Airmen bring on a mission must be too.