Originally Posted by Jbar4Ranch
1974-1978/80, Aviation Electrician's Mate. Four years active/two inactive, and never even laid eyes on a ship, let alone boarded one. Boot in San Diego, schools in Millington & Moffett Field, then 3+ years at NAS Whidbey working mainly on inertial navigation platforms for the P3 Orion sub hunters.
AT2 VP-45 '93-'99
Boot at RTC Orlando, school in Millington, TN & Jax, FL, then 4.5yrs at NAS Jacksonville, FL. Spent a LOT of time fixin' avionics and loading sonobouys north of Iceland playing with Ivan.