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Air Education and Training Command

Air Education and Training Command

Air Education and Training Command, with headquarters at Randolph Air Force Base near San Antonio, was established July 1, 1993, with the realignment of Air Training Command and Air University. Its mission is to recruit, train and educate quality people through military, technical and flying training and precommissioning, professional military and continuing education. The command includes two numbered Air Forces, the Air University, Air Force Recruiting Service and Wilford Hall Medical Center.

More than 43,000 active-duty members and 14,000 civilians make up AETC. The command has responsibility for approximately 1,500 aircraft.

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