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Date: 5/31/18 Author: Michael Stewart
logo AFA 2017-2018 Essay Contest Winners
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1st place went to Grant Hopper who is from Decatur, TX. Grant was not sponsored by a chapter but his essay came to us via website and submission to Ric Hamer.

2nd place went to Graham Bain from Northeast Chapter 416. He was accepted to both the Air Force and Naval Academies and has chosen to attend Annapolis!

Grant Hopper Essay
Graham Bain Essay


Date: 2/3/18 Author: Michael Stewart
logo Alamo AFA 4th Quarter Defender

The new 4th quarter newsletter can be found here


Date: 2/3/18 Author: Michael Stewart
logo 4th Quarter AFA Newsletter

The new 4th quarter newsletter can be found here


Date: 12/4/17 Author: Michael Stewart
logo 3rd Quarter AFA Texas Newsletter

The new 3rd quarter newsletter can be found here


Date: 9/23/17 Author: Michael Stewart
logo Earle North Parker Contest

The topic for this year, “Non-commissioned pilots: Historically, who did, and now who does/could pilot Air Force aircraft?” is relevant to our Air Forces past, current operations, and the future. Essays are due to state NLT 29 Jan 2018. Must have them by then please. Provides time to get them judged, etc. Additional information and entry forms can be found on the events page.


Date: 9/11/17 Author: Michael Stewart
logo Air Force Association President Update

Please welcome our new AFA President Mike Winslow! The new letter from the President can be found Here.


Date: 7/9/17 Author: Michael Stewart
logo Air Force Association Legislative Update

The new Legislative Update for June 2017 has been posted to AFA.org. Here is the direct link to the newsletter.


Date: 6/8/17 Author: Michael Stewart
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Register today for the 2017 Air, Space & Cyber Conference. Themed Breaking Barriers: Heritage to Horizons, it is an ideal professional development opportunity for military, government, industry, and academic professionals interested in aerospace and cyber developments.


Date: 3/24/17 Author: Michael Stewart
logo National Awards Submissions

Remember the due date for National Award submissions is no later than 30 March 17. Also Military and State nominations are also due at the beginning of April


Date: 1/21/16 Author: Michael Stewart
logo Capt. Molly Mae Potter Crowned Ms. Veteran America 2016

The 5th Annual Ms. Veteran America Competition held in Washington DC saw Capt Potter crowned Ms Veteran America out of 25 finalist from accross the country.