25 Aug '13, 8pm

Career of the Week: #CCT are #SpecialOps and #FAA-certified air traffic controllers

Career of the Week: #CCT are #SpecialOps and #FAA-certified air traffic controllers

Who sits on a ridge alone outside a hostile city acting as a one-man air traffic controller while at the same time being fully prepared to join the fight if necessary? You do as a Combat Control specialist. Combat Controllers are part of the Air Force's Special Operations team and are FAA-certified air traffic controllers. They operate in remote and sometimes hostile areas helping the Air Force accomplish its mission by directing air traffic and alerting pilots and command of the location of hostile forces on the ground.

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