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  • Guard/Reserve/AD - What’s The Difference?

       Active Duty A person who is active duty in the military is considered “full time.” Active duty personnel work for the military full time, may live on a military base, and can be deployed at any time.               The Reserve The purpose of the Reserve is to provide and maintain trained units and qualified persons to be available for active duty
  • Aeromedical Evacuation

    The Air Force Aeromedical Evacuation System is a unique and significant part of the nation's mobility resources. Its mission is to provide fixed-wing movement of patients requiring supervision by Aeromedical Evacuation personnel to locations offering appropriate levels of medical care. During contingencies, the AE system can operate as far forward
  • Glossary of Air Force Reserve Terms

    Active duty (for) training - Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve members serving on ADT military orders in an active-duty status.Air Force Reserve Command - Headquarters located at Robins Air Force Base, Ga., AFRC became the ninth major command of the Air Force on Feb. 17, 1997.Air National Guard  - The ANG is the air component of the National
  • KC-135 Fact Sheet

    Mission The KC-135 Stratotanker provides the core aerial refueling capability for the United States Air Force and has excelled in this role for more than 50 years. This unique asset enhances the Air Force's capability to accomplish its primary mission of global reach. It also provides aerial refueling support to Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and