Job Description: The AH-64 attack helicopter repairer is primarily responsible for the maintenance of the AH-64 attack helicopters (also known as the “Apache”). With hundreds of Army missions depending on these helicopters, they must ensure that all of them are safe and ready to fly.

  • Branch Branch: Army
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 15R
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $35,717
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: MM: 99
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-34
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Mechanics
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27 Average Age
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3,094 Number Employed
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5.0 YearsAverage Employment


Pros: Travel Korea, Granada, Canada, Germany, Panama

Cons: Losing friends


A typical work day was 8 hours with occasional weekends and holidays depending on if we were at war. I learned how to repair helicopters and maintain their combat readiness. Work place was laid back.