TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Several southern Arizonans have recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas; completing an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Manuel Alvarado is the son of Maria T. Zamora of Tucson. He is a 2018 graduate of Flowing Wells High School.
U.S. Air Force Airman Alejandro J. Duran is the son of Angelica and Marcel Duran and brother of Anthony and Lianna Duran of Tucson. He is a 2019 graduate of Alta Vista High School, Tucson.
U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Jasmine N. Brower is a 2018 graduate of San Miguel High School, Tucson, Ariz. (No photo included).