Locals Graduate From Air Force Training
Air Force Airmen Noel Echevarria and Pierre A. Dover graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
The airmen 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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Echevarria graduated in 2007 from Far Rockaway High School.
Dover earned distinction as an honor graduate. He is the son of Dawn Dover of Far Rockaway. He graduated from Far Rockaway High School in 2006.