This year's issue introduces you to the Air Force's leadership; recognizes the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year
; includes detailed information about each major command's organizational structure; highlights the more than 30 field operating and direct reporting units; includes an "A-Z" listing of the Air Force's weapons inventory, space, missile and air base defense assets; and provides you a graphical snapshot of the Air Force budget, personnel demographics, and awards and decorations.
Kresston, Crouse and Chisolm will go on to represent AFRC in the Air Force 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year
It began with a banquet in their honor where senior Air Force leaders, important civilians and a host of high-level dignitaries toasted and named them the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year
An Air Force Reserve pararescueman is one of the Air Force's 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year
"It is with the utmost respect and pleasure that I was able to announce our very own 944th Fighter Wing warrior as one of the United States Air Force's 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year
recipients," said Col.
Ricardo Chavez, a military training instructor with the 433rd Training Squadron at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, is one of the Air Force's 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year
. A native of EI Paso, Texas, Chavez completed basic training in 2001.