Maintaining the equipment, vehicles, and aircraft of the Air National Guard is critical to mission readiness. That's why the Aircraft Maintenance Officer is so vital. You might work at military bases all over the world, providing repairs, delivering combat support, supervising training missions and performing airdrops. You'll direct all aspects of maintenance operations for aircraft, aircraft components, and aviation support equipment as well as coordinate flying and maintenance schedules. You'll also inspect aircraft, implement flight line-safety programs, supervise weapons loading, and handle the requisition and allocation of materials and tools.