The U.S. Air Force's pivotal role within the United States Military is to deliver fully capable and integrated air and space power to the Joint Force Commander.

In its more than 50 years of existence, the Air Force has become the world's premier aerospace force.  Its mission is simple in words, yet awesome in meaning -- defend the nation through the control and exploitation of air and space.

With over 150 careers offered, the U.S. Air Force is truly a diversified part of the U.S. military force.  The Air Force is comprised of 40% of personnel on Active Duty, 15% Air National Guard, 10% AF Reserves, 11% AD Overseas and 24% Civilian personnel.