Job Description: Conducting pre- and postflight inspections, Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance specialists ensure that all aircraft are operational and ready to fly. Primarily responsible for general maintenance, these technicians also determine when repairs require the focus of an individual systems specialist so the aircraft are ready to go whenever they’re needed.

  • Branch Branch: Air Force
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 2A5X1
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  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB:
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-39
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Maintenance & Logistics
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