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Parents & Family

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.

Six Families, One Air Force. Watch Their Stories:

The Robillard Family

The Robillard Family

“They’ve grown so much—it’s just really amazing, the transformation.”

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The Walker Family

The Walker Family

“She has grown into a more beautiful young woman than she already was.”

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The Streets Family

The Streets Family

“You’re not losing a child, you’re gaining an Airman.”

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The Mendez/Hernandez Family

The Mendez/Hernandez Family

“I was afraid at the beginning…but she proved to us that she is strong.”

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The Dykes/Freed Family

The Dykes/Freed Family

“I never would have imagined I’d have a picture of my son in this uniform.”

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The Miller Family

The Miller Family

“I taught my kids: Don’t look at what you’re doing today, but where it’s going to take you tomorrow.”

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Inside the Air Force:

Learn more about the great resources and rich experiences
that await your child in the U.S. Air Force.

Education & Training

Whether an Airman is right out of high school or has several degrees, we’re committed to furthering his or her skills and knowledge.

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Lifestyle

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.

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Career Options

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.

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Benefits

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.

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Keeping in Touch & Deployment

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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Talk it over.

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American Airmen

American Airmen

Your child can do some amazing things in the Air Force. Meet a few men and women who are living proof.

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