Career Profile: Aviation Rescue Swimmer(02:39)
Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Melissa Dixon explains how Aviation Rescue Swimmers stand ready for emergencies in order to save lives. Rescue Swimmers undergo rigorous training in order to properly respond to distress situations both at home and overseas.
More from the Navy
More from Today's Military
Schedule a meeting with a recruiter and learn what to expect from your visit.
Get a free DVD and magazine, plus additional information from each Service, sent to your home.
View answers to commonly asked questions about the Military.
Want to see even more of what life in the Military is really like? Check out our Futures magazine page! Order or download a free magazine profiling service members at work and play, and be sure to check out their accompanying videos.