How tall do you have to be to fly a fighter jet?

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asked Aug 12, 2018 in Planes by Schwanensee (180 points)
How tall do you have to be to fly a fighter jet?

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answered Aug 13, 2018 by jabsyternacey (340 points)
To fly a fighter Jet or any other airplane with the Air Force you have to meet both the height and weight requirements set by the Air Force.

To become a Fighter Jet Pilot you have to be between 64 to 72 inches tall when you're standing and between 34 to 40 inches tall when you're sitting.

As for weight you have to weigh between 160 to 231 pounds to become a Fighter Jet Pilot or any other Pilot with the Air Force.

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