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    Road to a Career

    Is it possible to find a satisfying and rewarding career in the Military? Yes! Service members talk about the variety of job opportunities and...

    Why the Air Force Academy?

    Instructors and cadets share what a person can expect from attending the Air Force Academy.

    Week 8: Air Force Basic Milita...

    Before graduation from Air Force Basic Military Training, recruits participate in the Airman's Run.

    Week 6: BEAST Training

    During Basic Expeditionary Airman Skills Training (BEAST), Air Force recruits deploy to the BEAST Encampment and live in the field environment for...

    Week 4: Air Force Basic Milita...

    Air Force recruits tackle a challenging obstacle course during the fourth week of Basic Military Training.

    Week 3: Air Force Basic Milita...

    Air Force recruits learn self-aid and buddy care so that they can help themselves or their fellow Airmen if they are injured in the field.

    Services Training

    Airmen in the Services field learn how to keep their fellow service members comfortable, whether they are on base or deployed.

    Security Forces Training

    Security Forces undergo extensive training, including weapons and combat tactics, to protect the people and property of the U.S. Air Force.

    Inside the Enlisted Dorms

    Single enlisted Airmen without dependents live in dormitories on base.

    Gearing Up for Air Force Basic...

    Airmen describe what to expect during Basic Military Training (BMT).

    For the Sport of It

    The U.S. Air Force Academy offers a wide variety of intramural sports as a fun way to stay active and build student camaraderie.

    Fire Protection Training

    During technical training for fire protection, Airmen learn how to fight fires through simulations of hazardous situations.

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    Futures Magazine

    Futures Magazine

    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.