The Air Force is offering targeted voluntary high year of tenure (HYT) extensions, Voluntary Limited Period of Active Duty Program affording opportunities to members of the Air Reserve Component to serve an active-duty tour, and Direct Duty Prior Service Enlistment Program opening doors for prior-service enlisted members to return to active duty. The new programs being launched are designed to meet the need for experienced Airmen in critically undermanned specialties such as nuclear, cyber, intelligence, remotely piloted aircraft and special operations. Airmen interested in applying for HYT or the Voluntary Limited Period of Active Duty Program are encouraged to review the additional eligibility details on myPers. Prior service members interested in Direct Duty Prior Service Enlisted Program can find information at www.airforce.com/contact-us/faq/prior-service/ or contact their local recruiter. Eligible AFSC/Grade Groups for Targeted HYT are listed online. Eligible AFSCs for the Direct Duty Prior Service Accession Program are listed online.
For more on enlistment incentives, see the Military.com Enlistment page.