Also called: Captain, First Officer, Line Pilot, Pilot
In the Air Force: Rescue Pilot, CSAR-X; Rescue Pilot, CVLSP; Rescue Pilot, Combat Search and Rescue, General; Rescue Pilot, General; Rescue Pilot, HH-60; Rescue Pilot, Other; Rescue Pilot, UH-1N; Trainer Pilot, SUPT-H
In the Army: AH-64A Attack Pilot; AH-64D Attack Pilot; Aviation, General; CH-47D Pilot; MH-47 Pilot; MH-60 Pilot; OH-58D Pilot; Rotary Wing Aviator (Aircraft Nonspecific); UH-1 Pilot (RC); UH-60M Pilot; UH-72A Pilot
In the Coast Guard: URL - Aviation Warfare Officer, Naval Flight Officer; URL - Aviation Warfare Officer, Pilot
In the Marine Corps: Basic Pilot, Basic Rotary Wing; Billet Designator-Helicopter Pilot; Pilot HMH/M/L/A, AH-1 Qualified; Pilot HMH/M/L/A, CH-53 A/D Qualified; Pilot HMH/M/L/A, CH-53E Qualified; Pilot HMH/M/L/A, FRS Basic CH-46; Pilot HMH/M/L/A, FRS Basic CH-53E; Pilot HMH/M/L/A, FRS Basic UH-1N; Pilot Helicopter, AH-1Z/UH-1Y; VH-3D Presidential Helicopter Pilot Qualified
In the Navy: URL - Aviation Warfare Officer, Naval Flight Officer; URL - Aviation Warfare Officer, Pilot
- Check aircraft prior to flights to ensure that the engines, controls, instruments, and other systems are functioning properly.
- Contact control towers for takeoff clearances, arrival instructions, and other information, using radio equipment.
- Start engines, operate controls, and pilot airplanes to transport passengers, mail, or freight according to flight plans, regulations, and procedures.
Safety and Government
Math and Science
Hand and Finger Use
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Data base user interface and query software
Information retrieval or search software
Route navigation software