The final selection results for classes 19B and 20A have been posted on MyPers, which can be viewed HERE.
Annual application process and timeline for year 2019:
March 2019 - USAF Test Pilot School Selection Board announcement is released in a PSDM calling for applications with a deadline in May for classes beginning in July 2020 (20B) and January 2021 (21A).
May 2019 - USAF Test Pilot School applications are due as specified in the PSDM.
July 2019 - Selection Board members convene to choose top candidates to attend the Comprehensive Candidate Evaluation Program (CCEP) at TPS.
October 2019 - CCEP events occur at TPS to make final selections of candidates admitted to TPS.
December - Final selection results for both 20B and 21A are posted on MyPers.
The U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School selection board convenes annually in July. Those interested in becoming a test pilot, test combat systems officer, test remotely piloted aircraft pilot or flight test engineer are encouraged to apply. Applicants from all aircraft types and backgrounds must have strong academic and technical experience.
Detailed information about the application and selection process may be viewed at AFI 99-107.
TPS is soliciting application packages to select two officers for the TPS Faculty-Pipeline PhD program. This opportunity is available to all active duty Air Force graduates of a formal military test pilot school. For instructions on how to apply and specifics on eligibility, click here. Package Suspense 30 Jul 2018.