AETC - First Command (@AETCommand )

AETC - First Command

Bio Our mission in Air Education & Training Command is to recruit, train & educate exceptional Airmen! 🇺🇸 RT / likes ≠ endorsement.
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iPhone : UPDATE to Monday night’s incident:

A U.S. Air Force F-16C Viper assigned to the 49th Wing crashed at Holloman AFB at approximately 1800 MDT on Monday night. The cause of the incident is currently under investigation.

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Sprout Social : Let your voice be heard! The Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey will be available for Air Force civilian employees starts July 15 & runs through Aug. 26. More at the 🔗!

Twitter Web App : From U.S. Air Force: Reintegration will be a deliberate and phased approach to protect Airmen & Space Professionals. Learn how to maintain readiness under new & evolving workplace and operational environments by visiting

Twitter Web App : Returning to the workplace will be data-driven & unique to each location. Use the following tips to ensure the safety of self & fellow Wingmen during the transition by visiting #COVID

iPhone : Join us!

We will be going LIVE on Facebook tomorrow morning to bring you the 37th Training Wing Change of Command Ceremony starting at 8:30.

Let us know if you will be tuning in!

Sprout Social : Welcome Back!! Jim Bailey, a 334th TRS air traffic control instructor at 81st Training Wing, served in the U.S. Air Force as an air traffic controller from 1961-1966 & then at the age of 76, earned an associates degree so he could rejoin us & teach! 📸 Senior Airman Suzie Plotnikov

Sprout Social : Looking back at the outstanding U.S. Air Force leaders who learned to fly at Vance AFB can give today’s student pilots a glimpse of what their future can hold! 📖 more at the 🔗 about one of those leaders retired Lt. Gen. Loyd S. “Chip” Utterback! Vance AFB

Twitter Web App : A USAF F-16 Viper from the 49 WG crashed during landing at Holloman AFB at approximately 1800 MDT today. The sole pilot on board successfully ejected and is currently being treated for minor injuries.

Emergency responders are on scene.


iPhone : We will be hosting an open-forum town hall this week. If you have questions about your military (on recent events, COVID, developments in the South China Sea, civil unrest, etc.), please post them as a comment. Be sure to include your full name & where you’re stationed or living.

iPhone : Hey Innovators! Weve officially launched our AFWERX #InnovationChallenge and we need your input!

Have a burning idea to reduce fuel…burn? 😏

Let us know 👉

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Sprout Social : Ever heard of P.I.T? Take a look at the article from Columbus AFB outlining the 14th FTW commander's thoughts on the course that educates future instructor pilots on how to teach precise maneuvers in the T-6 Texan II, T-1 Jayhawk, or T-38 Talon!