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I Am In the Air Force

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 81 People

    Lets Get This Ball Rolling=)

    well i enlisted back in september (still no ship date yet...booo!) and i obviously dont know my SC yet lol=) first choice is ATC and then the rest are all mechanic jobs because i cant be a paper pusher (i'd get too bored) anywho my recruiter said i shouldnt expect to leave until...
    AJlove AJlove 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 6, 2009

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    Trying To Be Patient

    im all antsy because in then next couple of days i will find out if they assigned me a job or not. i really really hope they do! sitting in the system is a pain in the *** but i know it will be worth it in the end. i should probably stop looking up youtube vids about bmt because...
    AJlove AJlove 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 14, 2009

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    If you're a girl tell me a secret

    and I'll tell you one
    thiatt1244 thiatt1244 18-21, M Jul 11

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    I Am A Usaf Veteran

    My deceased wife and I were in the USAF for 6 years. We met in Basic Training, we were in the same flight in basic and use to go on base liberty together. She went to her tech school and I went to mine. After our tech schools, we met up Mcguire Air Force base in New Jersey and...
    kimberlyann12345 kimberlyann12345 56-60 Mar 31, 2013

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    Im 19 years old and in the army I live my

    uniform and my high boots I serve in the air force, I'm a technician and I actually love fixing the F-16 fighter jets. Open them up, changing their panels, testing and fixing and checking and everything. Sometime resting on the wing while the fan is working after a hot long...
    bat118 bat118 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    Bring On Lackland!

    My name is Jenna, and I just enlisted in the USAFR.  I swear in on Dec. 1st being my recruiter is in Miami.  I leave for Lackland at the end of April on the delayed entry program.  I can't wait I am so excited!  I grew up as a military brat, and...
    MarineGirl89 MarineGirl89 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 21, 2008

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    Gound Rat Forever

    I started my career as a 2e1x3 ground radio apprentice (dirt rats) then they had to go with some dumb merger to 3d1x3 rd transmission something or other. My last station was at holloman in alamagordo nm, hint to all you new bloods out there do everything you can to avoid holloman...
    punkmonkey58 punkmonkey58 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 14, 2013

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    Support Group For Af Moms..

    My son has been in the AF as a firefighter going on 3 years. He just got back from Afghanistan 4 months ago. Thank God he made it back safe. I have been involved with the military since the age of 3. My adoptive dad is Retired Army, he served for 35 years and my husband is...
    Denine1102 Denine1102 44, F 1 Response Apr 24, 2012

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    I Choose My Own

    Two years ago I began researching the different branches of our military, narrowing down from the ones that weren't for me. After a year and a half I found that the perfect match for me was the Air Force, but my priorities also included getting my college education completed. So...
    Samie810 Samie810 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 5, 2010

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    I'm In the Air Force

    I went to basic training four years ago in San Antonio, TX at Lackland AFB. The first week, all I did was cry and wonder what the hell I did. After that, I loved it. I thought basic training was fun. It was entertaining, got me into shape, got me to a doctor when I was sick...
    BehindMyMind BehindMyMind 21-25, F Aug 20, 2007

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    Being An Ex Army Guy I Have To Say That

    The Air Force is the finest para-Military organization in the world. :)
    sp3gold sp3gold 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 14, 2013

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    Future

    I just took my ASVAB at school. im a junior in highschool. and i scored a 93. I know this is somewhat a good score. Im just hoping i can get the job i want. anyone know how hard it is to become a networking engineer?
    Anthonyx500 Anthonyx500 16-17, M Dec 19, 2012

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    Quick Story

    Just a quick shout out to everybody in the best Air Force in the world and most of all to the best career field of them all. WHO THE HELL?
    mondalor mondalor 22-25, M Jun 15, 2012

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    April 16, 1993

    Let me take you back 20 years ago. April 16, 1993. Approximately 3pm. Lackland AFB, Tx. Having been assigned to Flight 276, 325th Basic Military Training Squadron (ATC), there I stood under the overhang of Building 9085, home of the 325th with two fellow recruits. We stuck...
    prisoner1972 prisoner1972 36-40, M Apr 16, 2013

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    Air Force Moms Support Group

    I created  a support group  just for you! Here you will meet other Moms that are experiencing the same type of emotions and perhaps even meeting a few that are in your child’s same squadron and flight. We laugh and cry together and pay it forward to the...
    Livinginpeace Livinginpeace 41-45, F Apr 7, 2010

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    Excited For The Usaf

    Hey there, my name is Luke, and I just recently swore into the United States Air Force DEP. Although I've been hearing about long wait periods for basic, I have been told by my recruiter and by my liaison officer at MEPS that I could be very likely be leaving as early as...
    LDRAKE03 LDRAKE03 18-21, M Sep 3, 2011

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    Into The Blue

    I swore in May 20, 2010. I have been waiting to leave ever since. Which is BRUTAL! But, i finally got my ship date and job. I leave for basic November 2nd. Only 47 days away from today. Im ecstatic!! Completely looking forward to the huge change in myself and the military...
    PeaceLovinIndividual PeaceLovinIndividual 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 16, 2010

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    I Got My Ship Date!!!

    YES! i am leaving february 2nd=P anyone else leaving that day?
    AJlove AJlove 18-21, F Nov 23, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    Hey everyone, it had been a while since I had been on this website (a little over two years) and I thought I would come back and help other girls like I was helped when I first...
    allyceex allyceex 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 6

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    Hey everyone! its been a while since I've been on, but I'm back to share experiences and give advice when I can! My Airman and I have now made it through BMT, Tech School, and...
    Sharabaybii Sharabaybii 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    My boyfriend and I have only been together for a little less then a month. We have been talking about him enlisting in the Air Force sometime in May. Well tonight on our movie date...
    aundreapedrazabug aundreapedrazabug 18-21, F Nov 5

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    Im in Army JROTC but I want to join the U.S. Air Force
    Bocajduke Bocajduke 13-15, M 2 Responses Nov 8

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    I actually met my boyfriend 11 months ago, when I met him I had no idea he was in the air force. We live in different states so we are used to the long distance and cherish what...
    rubyreb rubyreb 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 14

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    I think I'm going to enlist in the Air Force tomorrow. anyone with experience, advice, or anything at all. I'm going to try and meet new people and get my life back on track. I'm...
    mparks7 mparks7 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I am 17 years old and I met the most amazing guy about 8 months ago. He is everything I ever wanted. But it turned out he was going into the Air Force. We met through our youth...
    snu4bj snu4bj 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Gosh....he leaves for Iraq so soon:( I wish I knew more Air Force or military girls who I could talk with..
    KatAttack91 KatAttack91 22-25, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    Hello girls ,well first of all let me start by saying We are a lesbian couple , my wife just left for military Air Force , and she will be gone for 6 months ... I ben reading alof...
    Dpablo1293 Dpablo1293 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I am actually new to this website and not to sure how it works but here it goes. I am currently in a relationship with an airman. We have been together for a year and he is...
    morrisa1 morrisa1 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Got to talk to my airman for an hour and a half on the phone :)))) he's finally in tech school. Yay.
    MAELLEA MAELLEA 18-21, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    Ok ladies, I need to talk to someone who has recently had their man graduate from BMT at Lackland afb. Did any of you stay at the gateway hotel that's on base? Did you have to...
    chelsea1993 chelsea1993 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    Here I come baby💕🎉👊💪 Seriously thought I'd neverrrr be here I was always so scared of him being gone for so long but if I can do 8 weeks I can handle more and...
    NoemiG NoemiG 18-21, F Nov 5

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    So my boyfriend left today instead of Tuesday for bootcamp. It's gonna be hard
    theshu12 theshu12 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    How long is bootcamp? Does anyone know
    theshu12 theshu12 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 10

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    Hey, You know age gap dating? I’d like to recommend a current popular dating site ~~? – AgeMeet.com — It is the best, largest and most successful age gap dating site for...
    sadecc11 sadecc11 26-30, F Nov 10

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    I met this guy more than a year ago. He is a photographer. I was a cosplayer at that event. When we met, he asked to take my picture and I said 'yes'. Little did I know that I'm...
    ciarawinner ciarawinner 26-30, F Nov 10

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    Hi everyone, My name is Rashara and im 20 years old. And usually I would never do this but I feel like this is a safe place. Currently, I'm in a bind and on a mission to make it...
    Sharabaybii Sharabaybii 18-21, F Nov 10

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    Proudly served 20 years would do it again.
    rtiredsarge rtiredsarge 51-55, M Nov 11

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    Just found out my boyfriend is going to be away for about a year doing basic and other stuff to prepare him for his job. He is going to travel all over the world to get experience...
    kcsoup44 kcsoup44 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 12

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    Well my guy and I got back together a little while ago. Our breakup was over something that we've been able to work past and talk out. Now, that we're back together I'm realizing...
    ieatboysz ieatboysz 22-25, F Nov 12

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    I met B January of last year. We've been dating now for almost a year. He's USAF. He left in August for BMT and it was the longest two months of my life. I went to his graduation...
    BrookeAlyssa BrookeAlyssa 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 15

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    My boyfriend left two weeks ago (Nov 3) for BMT.. He called last Saturday, and we got to chat for 3 minutes.. I write him everyday like it is encouraged, but I feel so alone.. He...
    kayceelakay kayceelakay 18-21, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    Somedays going to bed is the worst. I just lay here with insomnia or half asleep with my phone on loud just waiting to get that one message from him. I only hear from him about...
    rubyreb rubyreb 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Get to see my boyfriend in 3 days!!! Finally tech school will be over!
    Dilks531 Dilks531 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am 18 and I'm in college and I have been dating my boyfriend for 1 year and 2 months now. He left for basic training on Tuesday. I know that isn't that far away but we were...
    airforcegf1213 airforcegf1213 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    So this may be a super random and silly question, but I thought who better to ask than y'all! Do any of you girlfriends know how many sheets of notebook paper can be sent with one...
    kayceelakay kayceelakay 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I have been with my boyfriend for almost 5 months now and he left for his BMT yesterday. I am new to this whole experience but I have some kind of idea of what to expect...I just...
    erinkathleen89 erinkathleen89 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Forced to wear very high stiletto pumps! Probably my biggest of all my fantasies is having my girlfriend find out about my love of high heels (wearing them myself I mean) and...
    lockedheels lockedheels 31-35, M 22 mins ago

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