They maintain all tactical aircraft, including the support equipment, forms and records.
Is there a clearance required?: No
Is this a combat or support MOS?: Support
Tactical Aircraft Maintenance inspect and ensure every component of an aircraft are at the highest performance standard it can be.
Individual tasks may vary based on location or the type of aircraft the person specializes in.
These specialist will prepare pre- and post-flight inspections.
When they receive the aircraft back from a pilot they will look at landing gear, engine, clean the canopy and check all parts of the aircraft.
Any maintenance that needs to be performed will be completed by Tactical Aircraft Maintenance
Military Duties Translated:
Perform regular system inspections
Maintain systems and equipment
Use gauges and diagnostic tests to detect malfunctions
Repair or replace broken aircraft parts
Keep maintenance and repair logs
Use power and hand tools (e.g. cranes, grinders)
Understand and apply guidelines from manuals and blueprints
Ensure compliance with regional safety regulations
Collaborate with other mechanics and electricians
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