Aircraft are an important part of the vehicles that you will need in order to make sure that the United States Army is able to respond to any threat as well as to make sure that troops and equipment will be able to be airlifted where they need to go when they need to get there. In order to make this possible, the aircraft will need to be able to stay in touch with the ground crews, towers and other aircraft. It is just one of the many reasons why the job of the avionics communications equipment repairer is so important.
What You Will Do
When you work in this position, you will need to test all of the different communications equipment which is used by the aircraft. You will also need to make sure that you are aligning all of the equipment so that it will be able to stay in touch with the rest of the communications equipment which is on the ground. Additionally, you will need to make sure that you will be able to repair any equipment which might malfunction so that it will be able to work properly again.
Get the Training
Before you will be able to work in this position, you will need to first be able to go through basic training with the rest of the recruits. You will then need to go through 19 weeks and 3 days of advanced training at Fort Gordon in Georgia. Here you will learn everything you will need to work in this position.