Welcome to the ultimate shotgun seat. In this role, you will take charge of the weapon, navigation and electronic warfare systems on board an F-15SG/F-16, working telepathically with a partner pilot to make split-second decisions in life-or-death situations. These situations will help you develop nerves of steel, laser-sharp focus, and fighting instincts that will serve you well not only in the cockpit – but in life.

As a Weapon Systems Officer (Fighter), you will be under the Enhanced Officers Scheme (EOS).

TRAINING PROGRESSION
  • Basic Military Training 9 weeks
  • Flight Screening (Tamworth, Australia) 3 weeks
  • Common Leadership Module (SAFTIMI) 2 weeks
  • Air Force Service Term (SAFTIMI) 7 weeks
  • Jungle Orientation Training 2 weeks
  • Aviation Ground School (AFTC) 3 months
  • Basic Wing Course (Pearce,Australia) 6-9 months
  • Advanced Flying Course (Canada/France/Italy/USA/Singapore) Up to 15 months
OTHER REQUIREMENTS
  • Eyesight < 600 degrees per eye
  • Astigmatism < 200 degrees per eye
  • Height 1.62-1.90m
  • Education Relevant degree/diploma or 'A' Level/IB
Starting Salary

FIND YOUR #ABOVEALL AS A WEAPON SYSTEM OFFICER (FIGHTER).

Weapon Systems Officer