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Fighter Pilot - Aero L-159 Alca

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Aero Vodochody

Aero L-159 Alca

Employment -  Permanent


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Tactical Air Support

Tactical Air Support
  • Government / Defence / Aerospace

United States flagUnited States | N. America

Fighter Pilot - Aero L-159 Alca

  • NTR

Aero Vodochody

Aero L-159 Alca

Employment - Permanent

Minimum requirements

Total time1000 hours
Type ratingNot required (Training Provided)
Flight time notes
  • 1000-hour fighter, attack, or trainer time with at least 300 hours fighter
Last flight5 years tactical recency
LicenseCPL, IR, ME
Lic. AuthorityFAA
MedicalClass 2
Covid-19 VaccinationNot specified

Additional requirements

  • DoD flight lead qualification
  • Weapon School Graduate or DoD Adversary
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with ability to correctly prioritize workload to maintain schedules, deadlines, and standards on assigned projects.
  • Ability to manage multiple roles and projects and to see the big picture.
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and be adaptable.
  • Ability to cross-train into other aircraft.
  • Ability to read, listen to, and understand information and ideas verbally and in writing.
  • Creativity, positivity, and confidence.
  • Regular travel to various work sites throughout the U.S. required.
  • Current U.S. government secret security clearance or higher required.
  • This position is subject to pre-employment and random drug/alcohol screening (including for marijuana).

Base location

  • United States flag
    United States | N. America
  • NFL - Fallon

Job description

Tactical Air Support, Inc., a national company headquartered in Reno, Nevada, provides domestic and international "Center of Excellence" training and support services in tactical aviation.

Tactical Air deploys advanced aircraft operated by experienced fighter and attack pilots to U.S. military installations in support of Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Army unit, wing, weapons school, and combat deployment training. We are currently seeking experienced Adversary Air (ADAIR) Pilots to join our team for assignment to the U.S. Navy 4th Gen Adversary contract operating Tactical Air's F-5E/F Advanced Tiger (F-5ATTM) fighter in support of combat airborne adversary training services for the Navy Fighter Weapons School (TOPGUN) and Carrier Airwing Strike Training with the Naval Air Warfare Development Center (NAWDC). Successful candidates may require initial or transition training in Tactical Air's F-5AT and CF-5D fighter aircraft in Reno, Nevada prior to assignment.

This position is located at the Naval Air Station in Fallon, Nevada. Fallon is a small agricultural community and "Navy Town" of nearly 9,000 residents in the Nevada desert, approximately 55 miles east of Reno, Nevada. Fallon offers a wide variety of outdoor activities, the arts, shops, and special events year-round. More information can be found at www.visitfallonnevada.com.

The ideal candidate for the ADAIR Pilot position will report to the Program Chief Pilot for the safe and effective operation of company-owned aircraft in support of combat airborne training services. Pilots may be assigned to fly in any of the company's aircraft and will be expected to travel as needed to support contract requirements.

Compensation & benefits

401(k)Insurance - LifeInsurance - MedicalPaid Time Off (PTO)
  • Salary: $160,000 to $180,000
  • Benefits include 401K w/Match, Health/Life Insurance, PTO, Holidays

Equal Opportunity employer

Tactical Air Support is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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Base Location

  • United States flag
    United States | N. America
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    NFL - Fallon

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