Is the Air Force still recruiting?
The U.S. Air Force’s recruiting mission will continue as the United States combats the COVID-19 pandemic. Click below to read frequently asked questions about how Air Force recruiting, Basic Military Training and our Airmen are operating and navigating this situation, and how it may affect you.
How do I contact an Air Force recruiter?
The number is 1-800-423-8723, and it will connect you with an automated system that will help you find an Air Force recruiting office in your area.
How do I meet an Air Force recruiter?
We’re ready for you
- Recruiter. LOCATE YOUR RECRUITER. To get the most complete picture of your Air Force journey, speak with an Air Force recruiter.
- chat live. SPEAK WITH AN ADVISER.
- Ask a question. Get answers now.
- Apply now. Are you ready?
- Experience the air force. Find an event.
Can you request where to be stationed in the Air Force?
Whenever possible, we try to match an Air Force need with your assignment preferences. During Basic Military Training (BMT), enlisted Airmen will have a chance to list 16 location preferences—up to eight stateside and eight overseas—by base, state, region or country.
How long is airforce recruiting school?
Standards at the Recruiting School are high. Duration of the course is 7 weeks (8 hours a day, 5 days a week). There is a lot of homework and study. Instruction includes Air Force benefits and entitlements, program selection criteria, advertising and promotion, community relations, speech, and salesmanship.
Does the Air Force allow tattoos?
The Air Force does not allow tattoos on the face, head, scalp, neck, tongue, lips, or eyelids. Hands are also limited to one ring tattoo on one of the two hands unless grandfathered through an existing policy.
What questions do Air Force recruiters ask?
*At this time, all Space Force inquiries will be coordinated by an Air Force recruiter. Recruit Questions
- How is your Service branch different from the others?
- What is the recruiting process like from beginning to end?
- Why should I join the (Service)?
- What’s the Delayed Entry Program?
Do military recruiters lie?
shows. Unfortunately, some (perhaps even many) recruiters do lie. Obviously it’s a detestable thing to give misleading information just to help your sales numbers, especially when it’s a substantial stretch of a recruit’s life that may result in him or her in a combat environment.
What should you not say to a recruiter?
7 Things You Should Never Tell a Recruiter
- “I’m pretty desperate.”
- “It’ll do, I suppose.”
- “I hated my last boss/ colleagues.”
- “Did you not even bother to read my CV?”
- “I’m hoping to go travelling at some point.”
- “I just want more money.”
- “I’d probably accept a counter-offer.”
Is 70 a good Asvab score?
Standard Scores are on a scale of 0-100. On this scale, 50 is the mean, or average, and every 10 points from the mean represents one standard deviation. This means that a Standard Score of 60 would be above average. Most test takers score between 30 and 70.
What disqualifies you from joining the airforce?
There are age, citizenship, physical, education, height/weight, criminal record, medical, and drug history standards that can exclude you from joining the military. Here is a look at some of the basic qualifications to enlist in the military.
What are the best jobs in Air Force?
Best U.S. Air Force jobs
- Public affairs officer.
- Flight engineer.
- Security forces.
- Operations intelligence.
- Air traffic control.
- Tactical aircraft maintenance.
- Aircraft loadmaster.
Do you have to swim in Air Force basic training?
While there is swimming training for jobs across all branches of the US military, it’s the Navy and Coast Guard that require members to pass a swimming test twice each year. Similarly, Air Force Officers Training and my initial assignment didn’t require any swimming either.
What does the space force do?
The primary mission of the U.S. Space Force as directed by Congress is to maintain, protect, and expand the U.S. fleet of advanced military satellites that form the backbone of U.S. global military operations. The importance of satellites to the modern U.S. military can hardly be overstated.
How long do you have to serve in the Air Force to retire?
Airmen are eligible to retire after 20 years of service with the Air Force and begin receiving benefits the day they retire —no matter their age.