fighter pilot

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    OTS College Major

    I am currently in the NJ Air National Guard and an incoming college freshman. I am looking for an OTS fighter spot when I graduate and am not sure what major I should be in. I am told that a STEM major does not matter unless I am going for a test pilot slot but that was on the USAFA forum...
  2. W

    (New Threats)China Air Force 2023|A Compilation of Military Aircrafts of the People's Liberation Army Air Force

    The People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF; Chinese: 中国人民解放军空军, also referred to as the China Air Force (中国空军) or the People's Air Force (人民空军), is an aerial service branch of the People's Liberation Army, the regular armed forces of the People's Republic of China. The PLAAF was officially...
  3. P

    Should I go Navy or Air Force?

    I have been lucky to receive a direct appointment to USAFA for the class of 2024 and an offer to the Naval Academy Prep School. The extra year at NAPS is not a factor in my decision. I would love to go to either academy, so I am basing my decision on what I will do in the Navy or Air Force after...
  4. BBF2003

    Any USAFA Grads Who Became Fighter Pilots?

    I'm a junior in high school beginning my application process to USAFA. My goal is to become a fighter pilot for the USAF. I wanted to know what the process is like to become a fighter pilot (or USAF pilot in general) upon graduation of the academy. Also, I had questions about my "resume" and...
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    Best ROTC route for becoming a fighter pilot? (AFROTC VS NROTC)

    Hi, I plan on doing ROTC and really have my heart set on fighters, so I'm wondering if NROTC is a better choice to ensure a fighter slot because of the limited number of heavies the navy has? My understanding after talking with a family friend was that doing AFROTC will increase my chances of...