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Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force Academy

Air Force Academy cadets participating in the jump school program face a harrowing decision: to jump or not to jump.
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Photo: Maj. Doug Kaupa, a 1995 U.S. Air Force Academy graduate and astronautics instructor, deployed to Afghanistan in 2013. While there, he distributed star charts and space images to 250 Afghan children through Discover the Universe, a program educating them on the planets, stars and constellations. (Courtesy photo/Maj.Doug Kaupa)

While on deployment, U.S. Air Force Maj. Doug Kaupa used astrology to reach out to Afghan children and inspire them to reach for greater opportunities.
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The Army Black Knights and Navy Midshipmen met for their 114th gridiron match-up on Dec. 14. Find out who walked away champions of the field.
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Photo: Air Force Master Sgt. Jerald Custance, noncommisioned officer in charge of the U.S. Air Force Academy’s Wing Drill and Ceremonies, and Senior Master Sgt. Thomas Welch, superintendent of Wing Standardization and Evaluation for the Cadet Wing, place flags at the grave markers of veterans at the Academy's Cemetery in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 20, 2013. (U.S. Air Force photo by Ray McCoy/Released)

Air Force Master Sgt. Jerald Custance and Senior Master Sgt. Thomas Welch place flags at the grave markers of veterans at the U.S. Air Force Academy’s Cemetery in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 20, 2013.
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Photo: Air Force Maj. Scott Bullis wins the gold medal for the 20K recumbent bike heat during the for the 2013 Warrior Games cycling competition at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 12. From May 11-16, more than 200 wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans will compete for gold in track and field, shooting, swimming, cycling, archery, wheelchair basketball and sitting volleyball. (DOD photo by EJ Hersom/released)

Air Force Maj. Scott Bullis wins the gold medal for the 20K recumbent bike heat during the for the 2013 Warrior Games cycling competition at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 12
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