APPLY HERE

If you are interested in joining the Air Force Reserve, please fill out the form below and one of our advisors will contact you. You may also call 800-257-1212


Yes No
Are You a U.S. Citizen*
Yes No
Prior military service*
(any branch, past or present)
Male Female
Gender*
Date of Birth*
What prompted you to visit this site?*
Submission of this form provides Air Force Reserve your permission to contact you by various methods, including by text to the number entered above.
Uncheck to Opt-out of texting
« return to job listing

Attack Remotely Piloted Aircraft Pilot

Overview:  Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) and the highly skilled pilots and crews that fly them have assumed an ever-increasing role in military strategy and operations.  Attack RPA Pilots operate these specialized mission aircraft and command flight crews to accomplish reconnaissance, surveillance, attack, combat, training, and other missions. 

Position: Officer

AFSC: 18AX

Specific Tasks: 

  • Plans and prepares for mission, including navigation, surveillance, reconnaissance, and weapons employment operations.
  • Operates aircraft and commands crew
  • Conducts or supervises training of crewmembers
  • Develops plans and policies, monitors operations and advises commanders

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree; an undergraduate degree specializing in physical sciences, mathematics, administration, or management is desirable
  • Commission as an officer in the Air Force Reserve

Training: 

  • For those without a prior military service commission, successful completion of the nine-week Officer Training School at Maxwell AFB, AL is required
  • Completion of Air Force Undergraduate Remotely Piloted Aircraft Training (URT), or possess an aeronautical rating of Pilot or Navigator/Combat Systems Officer (CSO)