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Joint Base San Antonio
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Basic Military Training
Local San Antonio community gives back on Thanksgiving
November 28, 2023
— 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...
Operation Home Cooking: Annual Thanksgiving tradition opens homes to trainees
October 28, 2023
— Approximately 330 families in the San Antonio area will have the opportunity to host Air Force Basic Military Training trainees in their homes on Thanksgiving Day with Operation Home Cooking...
'Ask an MTI' informs recruiters, helps bridge the gap for recruits heading to BMT
October 12, 2023
— For recruits heading to Basic Military Training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, connecting with a Military Training Instructor online prior to their departure is proving to help ease the transition from civilian to Airman. ...
PHOTOS | 319th Training Squadron graduates from Basic Military Training
October 11, 2023
— More than 600 Airmen assigned to the 319th Training Squadron graduated from Basic Military Training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, Oct. 4-5, 2023. ...
331st Training Squadron goes through Basic Military Training
October 2, 2023
— Air Force trainees from flight 584 of the 331st Training Squadron at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland recently went through their final week of training before graduation...
BMT Modernization: Optimizing for great power competition
September 25, 2023
— Over the past year, the 37th Training Wing leadership at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland has been implementing progressive changes aimed at developing Airmen and Guardians by combining education with realistic, scenario-based training. This enables trainees to gain experience in a practice environment and to build the foundation for follow-on training...
Air Force Reserve training manager shapes future of Space Force boot camp
July 24, 2023
— How do we make a Guardian? That question is just one of many that are being tackled by Tech. Sgt. Haleigh Irby, 908th Airlift Wing’s 25th Aerial Port Squadron training manager. Since November 2022, Irby has been on temporary duty to the 1st Delta Operations Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, where she has been writing the curriculum for the U.S. Space Force basic military training...
Process over outcome: Guardian makes history as Top BMT Graduate
July 11, 2023
— U.S. Space Force Specialist 3 Dakota Desrosiers, an all-source intelligence analyst, made BMT history as the first USSF-trained Guardian to be named both the USSF Top Performer and Top Graduate...
Space Operations Command team completes BMT immersion
July 3, 2023
— The Space Operations Command leadership team, Lt. Gen. Stephen N. Whiting and Chief Master Sgt. Jacob Simmons, completed a three-day immersion with Guardians and Airmen at basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland June 20 - 22, 2023...
BMT trainees become US citizens under new streamlined naturalization process
April 27, 2023
— Fourteen trainees in Basic Military Training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland raised their right hands and are now the first to complete the new streamlined naturalization process making them U.S. citizens and allowing them to graduate as American Airmen...
PHOTOS | Basic military trainees get put through their paces at PACER FORGE
March 31, 2023
— Basic military trainees with the 323rd Training Squadron got put through their paces during the Primary Agile Combat Employment Range Forward Operations Readiness Generation Exercise, or PACER FORGE, Headquarters at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland March 15, 2023...
PHOTOS | 321st Training Squadron works through Week 3 at Basic Military Training
March 13, 2023
— The 321st Training Squadron recently went through their third week of training at Basic Military Training at Joint Base San Antonio, Lackland, Texas...
323rd Training Squadron graduates Basic Military Training
February 8, 2023
— More than 500 Airmen assigned to the 323rd Training Squadron graduated from Basic Military Training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, Jan. 18-19, 2023...
More than 300 Airmen graduate Basic Military Training
December 28, 2022
— More than 300 Airmen assigned to the 331st Training Squadron graduated from Basic Military Training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, Dec. 15, 2022...
Month of the Military Family: Husband, wife enlist, graduate Basic Military Training together
November 30, 2022
— November is Month of the Military Family and is designated as a time to acknowledge the service and sacrifices made by military members and their families. For Airmen 1st Class Alex Waters and Melissa McCabe, those sacrifices are being made as both service members and military family members...
Forging the next generation: BMT leads the way
November 14, 2022
— Following a 16-year run, Basic Expeditionary Airman Skills Training, or BEAST, has come to an end. With an eye toward the future fight, Air Force Basic Military Training is implementing a revised training exercise – PACER FORGE – where Agile Combat Employment and the concept of multi-capable Airmen are the beating heart...
One couple’s extraordinary journey to becoming Airmen
November 9, 2022
— A thirty-something couple with college degrees and a pet enlisted in the Air Force to pursue a dream...
SecAF takes closer look at JBSA missions
November 8, 2022
— Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall visited Joint Base San Antonio Nov. 4-5 to meet with leaders across Air Education and Training Command, Air Force Personnel Center, Air Force Installation Management Support Command and Sixteenth Air Force...
326th Training Squadron graduates Basic Military Training
October 31, 2022
— More than 700 Airmen and Guardians assigned to the 326th Training Squadron graduated from Basic Military Training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland Oct. 19-20, 2022...
Photos: Basic Military Trainees pass through the 'Snake Pit' at lunch
October 18, 2022
— Basic Military Training flights at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, must request permission from the "Snake Pit" so there is control of how many flights enter and exit the dining facility ensuring the area does not become overwhelmed with too many people at one time...