You never get enough currency flying from the government. Government retirement is not what it was fifty years ago in spite of the myths. At least they got one and their version of 401K can be customized and is good. Lots of exacting, mind numbing paperwork. Time off and Sick leave are pretty fair. Lots of medical choices, some okay, none great. Away from home a lot. They like dual rated best they sometimes take a 182 or similar to do a pop-up inspection, then return.