There are many different ways that radar is used in the United States Army these days. The majority of radar equipment is used to keep in touch with satellite units and base units. Of course, they are also used to track and maintain the aircraft that are in the air as well as those which are tracking all of the different locations around the world. It is essential that this and all of the survivability equipment is in good working order at all times. This is why the job of the avionic and survivability equipment repairer in the US Army is so important.
What You Will Do
You will be in charge of making sure that all of the radar, navigation and safety equipment are working properly. You will also help with maintenance which will include making sure that all of the different kinds of survival equipment is in good operational condition. Additionally, you will help to make sure that the aircrew knows how to properly use all of the equipment properly.
Get the Training
In order to make sure that you know what you are doing, you will go through 25 weeks and 3 days of training at Fort Gordon in Georgia. This is in addition to the basic training that you will have to go through with all of the rest of the enlisted personnel. This will help you to be able to do your job to the best of your abilities.