Explore these opportunities if you have or will have a high school diploma or GED:
When a man or woman joins the Air Force, so does the rest of their family. Learn what it’s like from a few who have already been welcomed into the fold.
“They’ve grown so much—it’s just really amazing, the transformation.”
“She has grown into a more beautiful young woman than she already was.”
“You’re not losing a child, you’re gaining an Airman.”
“I was afraid at the beginning…but she proved to us that she is strong.”
“I never would have imagined I’d have a picture of my son in this uniform.”
“I taught my kids: Don’t look at what you’re doing today but where it’s going to take you tomorrow.”
Learn more about the great resources and rich experiences that await your child in the U.S. Air Force.
Whether an Airman is right out of high school or has several degrees, we’re committed to furthering his or her skills and knowledge.
The Air Force is more than a fulfilling career. It’s also a lifestyle filled with opportunities for travel and recreation in a close-knit community.
It takes all kinds of professionals to make the Air Force run. Wherever your child’s interests or talents may lie, there’s a career here that will suit them well.
Our number one goal is to take care of our Airmen, and that’s why we provide benefits that rival any you’ll find in the civilian world.
We understand how important it is to stay in touch with loved ones, and with today’s technology, it’s easy.
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Your child can do some amazing things in the Air Force. Meet a few men and women who are living proof.