All aircraft is dependent on good communication with the ground. This is important not only when the helicopter is taking off to make sure that they will be able to avoid any kinds of in-air collisions. It is also important to make sure that the helicopter will be able to meet the needs of the ground troops by getting up to the minute information about where targets are and the positions of the troops which need to be airlifted. This is why it is important that the communications systems are always in operational condition.
When you work as a avionic communications equipment repairer, you will help to make sure that the pilots of the aircraft are being kept safe at all times. You will also help to make sure that those on the ground in need of air support will be able to communicate their needs and get the right support as they need it. Your work will help to save lives.
Training for Your Mission
You will be provided with the technical training you will need to walk right on to the job knowing what you are doing. You will learn in a combination of classroom and hands-on training scenarios. This will help to give you the technical information you will need to be able to complete your mission. Click on the link above to find out how you can get started in this and other exciting careers in the US Army.