The new video game will essentially test players’ skills for the Air Force and use those results to directly recruit them.
The commander of Air Education and Training Command wants to overhaul the service’s process for training new pilots, and artificial intelligence will play a major role.
The Air Force is developing a video game that will recognize skills of online players.
The Air Force is being careful in who it kicks out of the service, even if the airman hasn’t been deployable for a year or more.
Gen. Glenn Walters, the Marine Corps assistant commandant, said less than 0.5 percent of the Marine total force is “truly non-deployable.”
The Air Force says it expects a small number of airmen to end up getting laid off under DoD’s new policy.