ACE Solo Flight Program concludes at historic Tuskegee Airmen airfield

Andres Carrasco and John Cheatham, Air Force ROTC cadets, practice maneuvers on the flight simulator as classmate, Dominic Partida, looks on during the Air Force's Aviation-Character-Education (A.C.E.) Solo Flight Program in Tuskegee, Alabama. Air Force Recruiting Service set a historic milestone by conducting Air Force flight training operations out of Moton Field for the first time since the illustrious Tuskegee Airmen learned trained there in the 1940s. The other two A.C.E. classes were held at the Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina, and the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals’ Lt. Col. Luke Weathers Jr. Flight Academy in Memphis,Tennessee.

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