A sixth-generation jet fighter is a conceptualized class of fighter aircraft design more advanced than the fifth-generation jet fighters that are currently in development. Several countries have announced the development of a sixth-generation aircraft program, including the United States , China , United Kingdom , Russia , Japan , Germany , Spain , Taiwan    and France. While at an early stage of development several distinct characteristics common to nearly all nations sixth generation fighter concepts have emerged. France has abandoned any attempt to develop an indigenous fifth-generation fighter and has moved resources directly to development of a sixth-generation fighter aircraft.
Note: While we do not have an immediate opening for this role, you are welcome to submit your resume for upcoming F opportunities. As programs continue to grow, we will be bringing on new positions as needed. Candidates can be singularly rated or cross rated. Operates integrated avionics systems to determine operational condition. Interprets equipment operation to isolate malfunctions in systems such as attack control, instrument, flight control, communications, navigation, and penetration aids.
Abstract : Inventory booklets were administered to Integrated Avionics Communication, Navigation, and Penetration Aids Systems incumbents at worldwide locations. The respondents comprising the survey sample accounted for 65 percent of the total X8 population and were representative across major commands and paygrade groups. Three- and five-skill level personnel in all shreds perform an almost exclusively technical job. The 7-skill level personnel perform both a technical as well as a supervisory and managerial job. Analysis of experience TAFMS groups showed a similar trend of progression from the more technical jobs to supervisory and managerial positions.