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  • 37th Training Wing bivouac builds readiness, camaraderie

    37th Training Wing personnel participated in a bivouac exercise Feb 12 - 13, at the Basic Expeditionary Airman Skills Training (BEAST) site at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland-Medina Annex, Texas.The first of its kind 36-hour exercise focused on instilling the air expeditionary mindset, building individual and team confidence, and identifying
  • USAF Drill Team Airman returns home for Fiesta

    The U.S. Air Force Drill Team trip to San Antonio, April 19-23, where they performed 11 drills, was a special homecoming for one member, Airman 1st Class Blake Adler.
  • Former slave, two-time Olympian becomes an Airman

    After enduring countless hardships and overcoming unimaginable obstacles, Airman 1st Class Guor Maker, a dental assistant currently in technical training, found his way out of war-torn South Sudan, Africa and into the U.S. nearly 20 years ago.
  • CORBT summit provides joint services insights on recruit basic training

    Representatives from all five branches of the U. S. armed forces, members from British Armed Forces and Australian Defence Force, held a Council on Recruit Basic Training summit Nov. 8-10 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.
  • IAAFA’s first female flight instructor continues to make history

    She may only weigh about a 100 pounds, but her expertise in flying a 2-ton fighter plane and years of extensive work in aviation helped Maj. Maria Tejada-Quintana land a historic guest instructor position at the Inter-American Air Forces Academy at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.
  • Behind the stars: An interview with the AETC commander

    Members of Air Education and Training Command are prepared to bid farewell to Lt. Gen. Darryl Roberson, who for the last two and a half years, has served as their commander.
  • Adaptive Sports helps Airman overcome adversity

    Master Sgt. Benjamin Seekell, a 343rd Training Squadron security forces instructor, recently returned back to Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland after competing in the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games where he earned eight medals. Seekell says the key to his success in adaptive sports has been balancing all the challenges that come along with military life.
  • Updated AtHoc alert system delivers urgent news directly to subscribers’ fingertips

    Air Education and Training Command Airmen and their families have always been able to get information on the latest happenings at their location on their work computer, but now members and their families can receive immediate notifications through an improved AtHoc alert system and the new AtHoc mobile app available in the Apple App and Google Play
  • Landing zone jump, remembrance memorial held for fallen battlefield Airman

    Members of the 37th Training Wing honored the legacy of Lt. Col. William “Bill” Schroeder, former 342 Training Squadron commander at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas April 7, 2017. On April 8, 2016, Schroeder recognized a perilous situation developing and reacted swiftly by putting himself between an armed individual and his first sergeant. In the process, he saved lives of other squadron members while being fatally wounded. Schroeder was posthumously awarded the Airman’s Medal.
  • JBSA members urged to do their part to eliminate sexual assault

    On April 1, Joint Base San Antonio leaders will host a Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month proclamation signing ceremony at the JBSA-Fort Sam Houston Academic Support Building beginning at 1:30 p.m.  The theme for this year’s Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month activities is “Eliminate sexual assault: Know your part, Do your