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Take Control of Your Aviation Career

Do you want to be an Air Force pilot?  Do you want control over what you fly, where you live, and how often you work before you ever swear in?  Seem too good to be true?  Well, it’s not if you can earn a slot in the Air National Guard or Air Force Reserve.  We know because we went through it ourselves!

At BogiDope, we’re passionate about guiding current and prospective military aviators through the ultra-competitive Guard/Reserve application process.  We want to understand your personal goals to better prepare you to seize a career opportunity that could forever change your life. We offer a variety of tools and content that allow you to stay informed and ready for your next big move.

The Content to Help You Prepare

Job Board

View the most current, consolidated, and complete list of Guard/Reserve squadron hiring deadlines, requirements, and Points of Contact.

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Squadron Map

View the locations and contact information of over 175 different flying squadrons within the Guard/Reserve, plus the locations of every major airline hub.

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1-on-1 Coaching

Get all of your questions answered with multiple 1-on-1 consultations along with comprehensive guides tailored to application and interview prep.

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Industry Articles

Read dozens of industry articles designed to help you earn your pilot slot and alleviate concerns about transitioning out of active duty and/or into the airlines.

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The Tools to Help You Succeed

Pilot slots are extremely competitive. Your application directly affects your chances to get an interview, and your interview directly affects your chances of getting the job offer.

We’ll guide you through the entire process from the first draft of your resume to a mock interview at your dream squadron. We’ve already helped hundreds of other applicants achieve their dreams.  What are you waiting for?

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Industry Articles

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AF Squadron Organization – And Why You Care

by Jason Depew

Now that we’ve covered your career progression, both as an officer and as a pilot, we have some context for looking at how an Air Force flying squadron is organized.... Read More

Ideal Military Pilot Career Path – Spelling it Out – Part 1

by Jason Depew

BogiDope readers, I continue to believe that a pilot can achieve the Ultimate Military Pilot Career Path by skipping Active Duty altogether and just joining the Guard or Reserves. However,... Read More

The Ultimate Military Pilot Career Path (Part 1)

by Jason Depew

I’ve written extensively on The Pilot Network about what I consider to be the Ideal Career Path for a Military Pilot. I envisioned that path specifically for a pilot on... Read More

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