Transportation Workers, All Other


Military aircraft are used to fly hundreds of missions each day for transport, patrol, and flight training. They need frequent servicing to remain safe and ready to fly. Aircraft mechanics inspect, service, and repair helicopters and airplanes.

Job Titles

  • A-4 Systems Organizational Maintenance Technician
  • A/F-27T-10 and (STS) Operator/Maintainer
  • Advanced Composite Structural Repair IMA Technician
  • Aerospace Maintenance Apprentice, C-17
  • Aerospace Maintenance Apprentice, C-5

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