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Default Air Force Logo Academy forecasters keep eyes out for twisters
The touchdown of two large, dangerous funnel clouds in Elbert County June 15 serves as a serious
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William Thompson congratulates basic cadets and their families on being accepted to the U.S. Air Force Academy's Class of 2013. Mr. Thompson is president and CEO of the Association of Graduates, a non-profit Air Force Academy alumni association. (U.S. Air Force photo/Dave Ahlschwede) Inprocessing in the works for months
It was ready, set, go for the arrival of the Class of 2013 here June 25. Cadet cadre were on the
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Cadet 2nd Class Mark Mosby ensures new basic cadets follow cadre instructions during cadet inprocessing at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., June 25. Approximately 1,400 cadets were selected for the Class of 2013 out of nearly 10,000 applicants. (U.S. Air Force photo/Dave Ahlschwede) Class of 2013 arrives for inprocessing
The 1,376 members of the U.S. Air Force Academy's Class of 2013 arrived June 25 to begin basic cadet
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Amy Rogers attended the U.S. Air Force Academy Sports Camp recently in hopes of being appointed to the Academy's Class of 2015. Ms. Rogers, 16, has 30 flying hours in a Cessna 150. (U.S. Air Force photo) Summer camp promotes Academy interest
It's a long way from Montgomery, Texas to the Air Force Academy. However, attending the annual
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2009
U.S. Air Force Academy firefighter Patrick Kraft shows off his hose technique Aug. 11, 2006, during the 2006 Firefighter Combat Challenge regional competition in Westminster, Colo.Kraft will compete with Team USAFA in 2009 after strong finishes in World Firefighter Combat Challenges in 2006, 2007 and 2008. The 2009 challenge is open to the public and will be held at the Air Force Academy. (U.S. Air Force photo/John Van Winkle) Academy to hold firefighter combat challenge
The Air Force Academy is scheduled to hold a Firefighter Combat Challenge regional competition at
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2009
Bears like the one pictured here frequent the Air Force Academy's wilderness areas. The Academy Natural Resources office advises hikers to use caution when they spot bears: don't move quickly or make loud noises and give the bear space. (U.S. Air Force photo/Mike Kaplan) Please 'bear' with us
Several bears have been spotted on the Academy recently. The Academy Natural Resources staff offers
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2009
Cadet 3rd Class Bryan Koening was one of four Air Force Academy cadets who rescued three Panamanians from drowning during a trip to Panama June 7. (U.S. Air Force photo) Cadets rescue 3 from likely drowning in Panama
Four Academy cadets saved three Panamanians from drowning June 7 while on a foreign immersion trip
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2009
Employees with Rocky Mountain Asphalt remove pavement from the bridge on South Gate Parkway near Pine Drive June 15 as part of the ongoing repaving project scheduled for completion July 28. The $3.5-million project will replace 93,000 square yards of worn asphalt. Road construction continues on schedule
The ongoing road construction project impacting traffic flow from the Academy's South Gate to Pine
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2009
Cadet First Class Andrew Novak receives an incentive flight in the back seat of an F-15 during a training sortie with the 65th Aggressors Squadron at Nellis AFB, Nev. Cadet Novak spent five weeks at the Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center’s Detachment 6 at Nellis as part of a mentoring program between AFOTEC and the U.S. Air Force Academy. The program leverages AFOTEC experience in operations, acquisitions, and test to create a comprehensive mentoring program to assist USAFA cadets during their academic and professional development. Cadet Novak is an aeronautical engineering student. AFOTEC hosts cadets for summer research program
The Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center is hosting the U.S. Air Force Academy's Cadet
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Default Air Force Logo Vice president to honor Class of 2009
In his first visit to the U.S. Air Force Academy since being elected as vice president of the United
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2009
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