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Old 05-19-2011, 10:12 AM   #41
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Stay out of trouble. If you do your best and stay out of trouble you shouldn't be forced out. The military isn't hard, a lot of people just lack the maturity and motivation for it.
Yeah, but when the Joint chiefs get together and determine that the 30 year old targeting technology doesnt need support anymore, you must change your AFSC to re-enlist. The only option they gave me was Security Forces. So, i took my DD 214 and said goodbye.
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Old 05-19-2011, 10:55 AM   #42
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Yeah, but when the Joint chiefs get together and determine that the 30 year old targeting technology doesnt need support anymore, you must change your AFSC to re-enlist. The only option they gave me was Security Forces. So, i took my DD 214 and said goodbye.
Being Security Forces, I can honestly say I would have done the same thing. But it still remains that you could have re-enlisted if walking/driving/sitting around while wearing ballistic gear and carrying firearms every work day until you make E-7 were appealing to you.

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Thanks for the advice. Im thinking about doing honor gaurd on my base too. Good idea? my recruiter said it was a good idea.
If you enjoy drill it's a great bullet. A guy I worked with had honor guard (along with many other bullets) and it helped him get Airman of the year for the base which in turn helped him get Below-The-Zone for SrA (he put it on 6 months earlier). At my base they used to have special dorms just for people who do honor guard (this is only relevant if you don't have any dependents); real nice rooms, you get your own bedroom, bathroom and kitchenette. See how you feel about doing drill after BMT and make a decision once you're settled in at your duty station. I personally have always been terrible at drill so it's not something I've considered doing with my off time.
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