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Rated Diversity Improvement program leaders collaborate to recruit, retain diverse Airmen
October 4, 2022
members of RDI conference speak and brief

Life as an instructor pilot chronicled on latest “The Air Force Starts Here” podcast
September 14, 2022
The Air Force Starts Here podcast logo on black background

Rated Prep Program students take control of AETC’s Instagram March 23-24
March 19, 2022
Air Force Rated Preparatory Program (RPP) students will take control of Air Education and Training Command’s Instagram page @aetc_firstcommand March 23-24, 2022, to give an exclusive look of how the program provides Airmen a unique opportunity to gain and strengthen basic aviation skills.

U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Travis Taylor, assigned to the 90th Missile Wing at F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming,  will take over the AETC Instagram page March 23. 

During the takeover, AETC’s Instagram followers will a get a closer look at training sessions, as well as students and instructors in action while in flight. Followers will also be able to ask Taylor and Cerino questions about the ins and outs of the program.

479th FTG celebrates Sapphire Event, 45 years of women in the cockpit
March 16, 2022
Combat Systems Officers Sapphire Event

Interested in flying in Air Force, but have little to no experience? Applications for Spring ‘22 Rated Prep Program being accepted now!
November 29, 2021
The Air Force Rated Preparatory Program provides qualified Airmen interested in cross-training to an Air Force rated career field the opportunity to gain and strengthen basic aviation skills. 
Program participants receive self-paced ground training, approximately eight flight hours in a Civil Air Patrol Cessna 182 Skylane, and additional training in FAA-certified simulators—helping them become more competitive for rated selection boards.

Aviation mentor inspires Houston youth to take flight from her hometown
October 19, 2021
Photo of Maj. Kiersten “CLICKS” Thompson with members of the Pearland High School volleyball team Oct. 8, 2021 in Texas.

Second IG Disparity Review Survey coming
April 12, 2021
Beginning April 9, the Department of the Air Force will be seeking feedback through a survey for the second ongoing Inspector General Independent Disparity Review. (U.S. Air Force courtesy graphic)

Air Force Youth Programs accepting applications for summer Virtual Aviation Camp
April 8, 2021
Air Force Youth Programs accepting applications for summer Virtual Aviation Camp

Technical training now includes respect as part of curriculum
March 27, 2021
Military trainees in class.

AETC’s Real Talk focuses on Asian American and Pacific Islander disparity
March 25, 2021
Graphic publicizing next AETC Real Talk April 22 at 3 p.m. on AETC’s Facebook page.