I-Day Minus 8
Without a doubt the appointees traveling the farthest from home are the 15 international appointees. They come to Colorado from 14 countries. The first to arrive are Sofia Targon from Moldova and Eric Tuyizere from Rwanda. The other 13 will follow over the next week along with approximately 1160 of their classmates from the United States and Territories.
Welcome to BCT! There is lots more to follow over the next 7 weeks. Not just Basic Cadet Training, but all the summer programs. Stay tuned. This promises to will be one of the most unique summers in the history of the Air Force Academy.