Prior-service airmen receive SKT exemptions

Mitchell, Randy
February 2004
Airman;Feb2004, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p14
Reports that prior-service airmen who do not hold the minimum required primary Air Force specialty skill level commensurate with their grade will automatically receive a two-year exemption from taking the specialty knowledge test during promotion fitness examinations in the U.S. Promotion consideration for all prior-service members in line with procedures used for retrainees; Change in the treatment of people coming into the Air Force or returning to active duty in a different specialty after a break in Air Force service.


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