Each branch of military service requires its recruits to meet rigorous moral character standards.
If you decide to start the application process, your recruiter will give you a list of questions.
These standards generally apply to all branches of the military. None of them are automatic disqualifiers, just red flags.
Eligibility rules can be a little confusing. There are different rules for enlisting and for officer programs.
Each service has its own height and weight requirements for recruits.
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Read about the Air Force's height and weight requirements in the following charts.
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