Vaca Completes Air Force Basic
Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Maria G. Vaca has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
During the six weeks of training, Vaca studied the Air Force mission, organization, and military customs and courtesies; performed drill and ceremony marches, and received physical training, rifle marksmanship, field training exercises, and special training in human relations.
In addition, airmen who complete basic training earn credits toward an associate degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Vaca is the daughter of Angela Vaca of Far Rockaway.
She graduated from Beach Channel High School in 2003 and received an associate degree in 2005 from TCI College of Technology, New York City.