AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (CBS4)– Nearly 1,000 cadets celebrated their promotions at the Air Force Academy graduation on Wednesday.

The 972 newly-minted second lieutenants tossed their hats in the air after the ceremony at Falcon Field.

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That was followed by an air show by the famous Thunderbirds over the stadium.

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This is the Air Force Academy’s 59th graduating class.

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Comments
  1. Michael Corn says:

    The Trump War department will send them where some of them will die for political and corporation invasions. Very sad day. Remember the disasters of Korea, Haiti, Vietnam, Iraq and Iran, none of which secure us from attack.

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