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Anyone here LO in the air force

Discussion in 'Military' started by knine00, Feb 16, 2013.

  1. Feb 16, 2013 at 7:36 PM
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    knine00

    knine00 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I am getting forced retrained into LO. Wondering if anyone is in this career field?
     
  2. Feb 16, 2013 at 8:08 PM
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    I work with a bunch of guys in LO, not LO myself though.

    anything specific you looking for?
     
  3. Feb 17, 2013 at 4:07 AM
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    How do they like it? What air frame?
     
  4. Feb 17, 2013 at 8:47 PM
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    anyone?
     
  5. Feb 18, 2013 at 4:02 AM
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    what was your job prior to the xfer? most likely F22...kinda like a body shop
    for airplanes in a nutshell. sheetmetal+painting. think they have 24/7 hours too.
     
  6. Feb 18, 2013 at 2:51 PM
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    I am AGE right now
     
  7. Feb 19, 2013 at 8:32 AM
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    I think you'll be ok. We had an AGE guy xfer to LO at my unit. It's a big shop with lots of people. I heard some days it's pretty cruise waiting for the paint to dry..and other days are long scraping paint.

    Make sure you get all your PPE, some of the stuff they work with is nastier than what you may have been around already.
     
  8. Feb 19, 2013 at 12:19 PM
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    Yeah, not looking forward to it at all! How do u like hawaii?
     
  9. Feb 19, 2013 at 2:44 PM
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    been here most of my life.. I'm in the ANG here so it's different from the "regular" AD.

    I could do without the horrible cost of living though :p
     
  10. Mar 29, 2013 at 4:56 PM
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    I'm LO. If you have already come to the tech school, you have probably seen me. I'm one of the Instructors.
     
  11. Apr 6, 2013 at 4:39 PM
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    They cancelled my retraining. I got lucky!
     
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