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Air Education and Training Command News

  • The Unsung Heroes of Electronic Warfare in WWII

    The 36 BS, stationed in Britain, was not just another heavy bomber squadron but a specialized electronic warfare unit. They flew modified B-24 Liberators to conduct electronic attacks and support operations, targeting German radio stations, radar sites, and fighter formations. Their mission: to

  • Growing into leadership: from Airman to NCO

    Leadership is a hard concept to fully grasp, especially when you are new to being a leader. The Air Force looks to develop its Airmen, especially those who are promoting, by instilling leadership into their training.

  • Vance student pilot takes a break from training to intern at the White House

    It is not often that officers awaiting world-class pilot training at Vance Air Force Base have the chance to work at the White House.2nd Lt. Maxwell Moawad, with the 71st Student Squadron, was selected to be an intern with the Office of Management and Administration at the White House, beginning

  • AETC Command Chief visits Fightin’ 49ers

    U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Chad Bickley, Command Chief of, Air Education and Training Command, was welcomed by the Fightin’ 49ers during an immersion visit at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico, Nov. 8, 2023.

  • JBSA prepares for first-of-its-kind geothermal energy prototype

    Joint Base San Antonio is the first Department of the Air Force installation planning to introduce a utility-scale advanced geothermal energy system. This accomplishment bolsters national security and represents a critical milestone in the advancement of the nation's defense infrastructure. When

  • Local San Antonio community gives back on Thanksgiving

    In a heartwarming demonstration of gratitude, “Giving back to those who serve” was a common theme among the more than 330 San Antonio families picking up Basic Military Training trainees on Thanksgiving Day for Operation Home Cooking.

  • 2023 AETC Safety Award Winners

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas-- The Headquarters Air Education and Training Command Safety Directorate, on behalf of Maj. Gen. James R. Sears, Jr., AETC deputy commander, announced the winners of the 2023 AETC Safety Awards.“Congratulations to the winners for their achievements and best

  • Combat Capability Demonstration held by 363rd Training Squadron

    The 363rd Training Squadron put theory into practice for Weapons and Ammunition Airmen in Training during a Combat Capability Demonstration November 9, 2023, here. With AiTs cheering them on and the rain pouring down, instructors from the weapons and ammo schools engaged in a friendly competition to