December 7, 2017

Heinen completes USAF basic training

SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- U.S. Air Force Airman Justin W. Heinen has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Heinen is the son of Marvin Heinen of Baldwin and Stefanie L. Zanders of New Athens.

He is a 2017 graduate of Gibault Catholic High School in Waterloo.