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'Ask an MTI' informs recruiters, helps bridge the gap for recruits heading to BMT
October 12, 2023
Ask an MTI

Five MTIs earn their Blue Rope
August 16, 2022
Five Airmen earn their Blue Rope

Blue Rope of the Year says ‘building up others’ best part of being an MTI
December 17, 2021
TSgt Figueroa at the MTI Monument at JBSA-Lackland

BMT increases guests, adds Airman's run to graduation ceremony
November 15, 2021
Basic MIlitary Training increases guests, adds Airma'ns Run to ceremony

‘After Basic' social show offers live reaction, analysis to BMT docuseries
November 12, 2021
Picture of computer screen with scene from Basic docuseries

Construction picks up for new Airman Training Complex at JBSA-Lackland
November 16, 2020
Steel frame of the dining and classroom facility for Airmen Training Center West Campus goes up

314th AW helps support, maintain AETC’s student pipeline
July 28, 2020
In an effort to protect and sustain the Air Education and Training Command’s student pipeline, the 314th AW flew 27 Airmen in technical training from Kelly Field, Texas, to Ft. Benning, Georgia.

Air Force, Army meet numbers for basic trainees despite COVID-19
July 14, 2020
Basic trainees

'Operation Home Cooking': Take a trainee home for the holidays
October 26, 2018
San Antonio area families can express their warmth and hospitality to Airmen and trainees at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland by allowing them an opportunity to enjoy a holiday meal and family atmosphere through “Operation Home Cooking.”

Back to Basics: big changes to Army recruit training
June 7, 2018
The U.S. Army is updating its basic training curriculum with an eye toward instilling improved discipline, better physical fitness, and an enhanced appreciation for Army values and the ethics of the professional Soldier.

Army secretary: basic training might be lengthened
April 5, 2018
U.S. Army Trainees assigned to Foxtrot 1st Battalion 34th Infantry Regiment run to the company area on the first day of Basic Combat Training June 12, 2017, at Fort Jackson, S.C.

CORBT summit provides joint services insights on recruit basic training
November 17, 2017
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Malcolm B. Frost, commander of the U.S. Army Center for Initial Military Training, speaks during the Council on Recruit Basic Training Nov. 8, 2017 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. The purpose of CORBT is to address common issues across the joint services in recruit basic military training and technical training with the goal of sharing ideas, lessons learned and procedures to improve entry-level enlisted training programs.

Paramedics expand Wilford Hall's medical capabilities
November 8, 2017
Staff Sgt. Lucas Reaume, paramedic with the 59th Medical Wing, poses for a portrait at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Service Center, Texas, Feb. 9, 2017. The paramedics are on stand-by 24 hours a day for any medical emergencies that occur on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Stefan Alvarez)

Air Force Wing Moms tour Alamo Wing
January 6, 2017
Senior Airman Rikel Cifre, 433rd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, opens the tail hatch during a C-5M Super Galaxy aircraft tour for the Air Force Wing Moms Jan. 5, 2017 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland,Texas. The AFWM's mission is to provide support to family members and friends of trainees who are  experiencing Air Force Basic Military Training. (U.S. Air Force photo by Benjamin Faske)