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The following 8,416 U.S. Air Force staff sergeants have been selected for promotion to technical sergeant in the 18E6 promotion cycle.

According to the Air Force, of the 8,416 selected (out of 27,555 eligible, a selection rate of 30.54 percent), "19.4 percent had Promote Now recommendations, 26.1 percent had Must Promote recommendations and 54.3 percent had Promote recommendations. Selectees’ average time in grade was 4.33 years and time in service was 9.33 years. The average selectee overall score was 361.24, based on point averages of 211.03 for enlisted performance reports, 5.12 for decorations, 74.95 for the promotion fitness examination and 67.57 for the specialty knowledge test."

Those selected will be promoted beginning Aug. 1 according to their promotion sequence number, the Air Force said.


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