Andrew Thao

Andrew Thao. Courtesy photo

U.S. Air Force Air National Guard Airman Andrew Thao graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.

Thao, a 2019 graduate of Collinsville High School, completed 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.