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Flight Lieutenant David Palmer - Armament Engineer Officer, Royal Australian Air Force

Flight Lieutenant David Palmer
Flight Lieutenant David Palmer
’What we say is without armament the Air Force is pretty much just an expensive airline.’

Flight Lieutenant David Palmer is an Armament Engineer Officer in the Royal Australian Air Force. In this role he is required to make sure weapons and weapon systems work to plan. He studied at the Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra in order to turn his interest in explosives into a career.

‘One of the strengths of being in the Air Force is that there are a lot of options for different jobs. You get posted every two to three years so you never really get bored of being in the same position.’

Watch the video below to find out more about Flight Lieutenant David Palmer and his job.

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