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Commander: Gen. Donald G. Cook Donald G. Cook can refer to several people:
  • Donald Cook (Medal of Honor recipient), United States Marine Corps officer
  • Donald G. Cook (general), United States Air Force general
 Headquarters: Randolph AFB AFB
abbr.
acid-fast bacillus


AFB Acid-fast bacillus, also 1. Aflatoxin B 2. Aorto-femoral bypass
, Texas

Command Chief Master Sgt: Chief Master Sgt. Karl Meyers Established: July 1, 1993 Web address: www.aetc.randolph.af.mil

Mission

Recruits, trains and educates professional Airmen to sustain the combat capability of America's Air Force. Provides basic military training, initial and advanced technical training, flying training and professional military and degree-granting professional education. Conducts joint, medical service, readiness and Air Force security assistance training.

Responsibilities

Sustains the combat capability of the operational Air Force with highly trained and motivated Airmen. Recall of individual ready reservists. Mobility and contingency tasking support to combatant commanders.
People

Active duty                              44,122
  Officers                           9,191
  Enlisted                          34,931
AFRC                                      2,572
ANG                                       4,735
Civilians                                14,996
Contracted workers                       10,422
Total                                    76,847

Flying Hours
Per month: 44,386

Student Education Graduates

Officer accession                         4,773
  Basic Officer Training              1,112
  Commissioned Officer Training       1,232
Reserve Officer Training Corps            2,389
Airman Education and
  Commissioning Program                  40
Professional military education          42,793
Professional continuing education        25,581
  Air Force Institute of Technology  15,019
  Air University schools              9,435
  Air Force Institute for Advanced Distributed
    Learning (specialized courses)    1,127
Academic education                       15,316
  Graduate education (AFIT)             679
  Advanced studies group                 53
  Community College
    of the Air Force                 14,584
Other educational activities              5,199
Air Force Institute for Advanced
  Distributed Learning
  (career development courses)           92,668
Total                                   186,330

Student Training Graduates

Aircrew                                  11,005
Survival training                         0,437
Basic Military Training                  37,020
Technical training (includes
  nonresidents)                         187,049
Field training                           35,674
Distance learning                        16,257
Total                                   297,642

Recruiting

Officer accessions                        1,887
Enlisted accessions                      34,249
Total                                    36,249


Organization

Air University, Maxwell AFB, Ala.

I Air Force Officer Accession and Training Schools--Reserve Officer Training Corps, Junior ROTC. Officer Training School (Basic Officer Training, Commissioned Officer Training)

I Professional Military Education--Squadron Officer College (Air and Space Basic Course, Squadron Officer School Squadron Office School (SOS), is the U. S. Air Force leadership school for company grade officers (CGOs). The school is based at Maxwell AFB in Alabama, and is part of Air University. External links
  • Squadron Office School home page
), Air Command and Staff College The Air Command and Staff College (ACSC) is located at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama and is the United States Air Force's intermediate professional military education (PME) school. , Air War College, School for Advanced Air and Space Studies, College for Enlisted PME PME Petites et Moyennes Entreprises
PME Professional Military Education
PME Pequenas e Médias Empresas (Portugal)
PME Petite et Moyenne Entreprise
PME Psychology of Mathematics Education
PME Pi Mu Epsilon
 (Senior NCO NCO
abbr.
noncommissioned officer


NCO noncommissioned officer

NCO n abbr (Mil) (= noncommissioned officer) → Uffz. 
 Academy and CONUS NCO Academies. Air Force Enlisted Heritage Institute)

I Undergraduate and graduate degree programs--Community College of the Air Force, Air Force Institute of Technology The Naval Postgraduate School serves a similar purpose for the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps. The U.S. Army does not have a comparable school; Army officers study at the Naval Postgraduate School or AFIT.  (Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio), School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, Air Command and Staff College, Air War College

I Professional continuing education--Air Force Institute of Technology (Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio). Ira C. Faker College for Professional Development (USAF Chaplain Service Institute, Air Force Judge Advocate General judge advocate general (J.A.G.) n. a military officer who advises the government on courts-martial and administers the conduct of courts-martial. The officers who are judge advocates and counsel assigned to the accused come from the office of the judge advocate  School, Air Force Human Resource Management School, Commander's Professional Development School. USAF First Sergeant Academy, Professional Military Comptroller School, USAF Historian Development School, International Officer School), College of Aerospace Doctrine. Research and Education (Air Force Wargaming Institute, Airpower air·pow·er or air power  
n.
1. The organized, integrated use of aircraft and missiles for purposes of foreign policy, strategy, operations, and tactics.

2. The tactical and strategic strength of a country's air force.
 Research Institute, Public Affairs Center of Excellence. Warfare Studies Institute)

I Headquarters Air University Academic Office--Academic Affairs Division, Registrar Division, Center for Academic Excellence (Faculty Development Division, Academic Instructor School)

I Air Force Institute for Advance Distributed Learning (Extension Course Program, Air Technology Network, Air Force ADL Focal Point focal point
n.
See focus.
)

I Air University Library--Air University Press

I Communications & Information Office--Air University Television

I Civil Air Patrol--USAF 142nd Air Base Wing

2nd Air Force (Technical Training), Keesler AFB, Miss.

I 17th Training Wing. Goodfellow AFB, Texas

I 37th Training Wing, Lackland AFB, Texas

I 81st Training Wing, Keesler AFB, Miss.

I 82nd Training Wing, Sheppard AFB, Texas

I 381st Training Group, Vandenberg AFB, Calif.

19th Air Force (Flying Training), Randolph AFB, Texas

I 12th Flying Training "Wing, Randolph AFB, Texas (T-1A, T-6A, T-37B, T-38C, T-43A)

I 14th Flying Training Wing, Columbus AFB, Miss. (T-1A, T-37B, T-38C)

I 23rd Flying Training Squadron, Fort Rucker, Ala. (UH-1H)

I 47th Flying Training Wing, Laughlin AFB, Texas (T-1A, T-6, T-38A/C)

I 56th Fighter Wing, Luke AFB, Ariz. (F- 16A/B/C/D)

I 58th Special Operations Wing An Air Force special operations wing. Also called SOW. , Kirtland AFB, N.M. (HC-130P/N, HH-60G, MC-130H/P, MH-531, UH-1N)

I 71st Flying Training Wing, Vance AFB, Okla. (T-1A, T-37B, T-38C)

I 80th Flying Training Wing, Sheppard AFB, Texas (T-37B, T-38A, AT-38B)

I 97th Air Mobility Wing, Altus AFB, Okla. (C-5, C-17, KC-135)

I 306th Flying Training Group, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colo. (TG- 10B/C/D, TG- 14, TG-15A/B, UV-18, T-41D, C-150, DA-20-C1)

I 314th Airlift Wing, Little Rock AFB, Ark. (C- 130)

I 325th Fighter Wing, Tyndall AFB, Fla. (F-15C/D, F/A-22, Undergraduate Controller and Air Battle Manager Training, Weapons Director Training)

I 336th Training Group, Fairchild AFB. Wash. (UH-I, Aircrew Survival Training)

I 45th Airlift Flight, Keesler AFB, Miss. (C-21)

I 479th Flying Training Group, Moody AFB, Ga. (T-6A, T-38C)

Air Force Recruiting Service, Randolph AFB, Texas

I 360th Recruiting Group, Hanscom AFB. Mass.

I 307th Recruiting Group, Robins AFB. Ga.

I 369th Recruiting Group, Lackland AFB. Texas

I 372nd Recruiting Group, Hill AFB, Utah

Others

I 59th Medical Wing, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, Texas

I Air Force Occupational Measurement Squadron, Randolph AFB, Texas

I Air Force Security Assistance Training Squadron, Randolph AFB, Texas
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Date:Jan 1, 2005
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