Can I join the US Air Force?

If you are interested in joining the US Air Force, the following information will hopefully be helpful. But remember, sometimes the information will change with little or no warning, and so your best bet is to get in touch with an Air Force recruiter since their information is always up-to-date!

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Basic Training

Basic Training in the Air Force is similar to the other branches of service. The Air Force wants you to learn the "right way" to do things - their way. During basic you can expect a lot of exercise, learning, and stress, but you will also (hopefully) graduate with new found skills, discipline, and mental toughness. Read more »

Air Force News Wire

MLB catcher to go through Army Reserve training

Because Brayan Pena is in the first season of a two-year, $5-million deal he signed with the Cardinals, he can’t be listed in the Reserve. He can, however, be an ambassador, visiting the troops overseas and conducting baseball clinics.
12 weeks 2 days ago

Report: US government provided Guam with $550M in 2015

A newly released report from Guam's public auditor says the island received more than $550 million from the federal government in fiscal 2015.
12 weeks 2 days ago

Report: VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'

Two years after a scandal over long wait times for veterans seeking health care, the Department of Veterans Affairs still has "profound deficiencies" in delivering health care to millions of veterans, a congressional commission says in a new report.
12 weeks 2 days ago

Iraqi dancer who 'just wanted to fly' among Baghdad's dead

An Iraqi self-taught dancer who defied conservativism and threats ahead of his stage debut last year was among the scores killed in a massive suicide truck bombing over the weekend in Baghdad.
12 weeks 2 days ago

WWII bomber recovered from Lake Michigan to be restored

A WWII bomber recovered from Lake Michigan has arrived at the Air Zoo in Portage for restoration.
12 weeks 2 days ago

Widow of slain officer: Body armor failed to stop bullets

Tammy Jordan filed the lawsuit in U.S. District Court, saying a vest from Michigan-based Armor Express failed to save the life of her husband, former Griffin Police Officer Kevin Jordan.
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