European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Mar 6 1957, Page 12

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European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - March 6, 1957, Darmstadt, Hesse S v of cadets if a Pilot training riving a Cadny locate Serapo rarity at Lowry air Faroe in in the Lull ses Tresay will be permanent Home now under Colorado 00 Miles to tin the site is regarded by Many one of the most Beautiful spots in the a total of 515 cadets is Row being trained at Lowry Field manfully Cho sen and military Academy was dedicated in Denver july with a class of 306 Stu on july the second class of 300 was some of the dropped out for various some encountered academic some were not amen Able to brie Gen Robert s t i 11 m a com mandant of cadets in charge of the air Manship said the Academy lost 13l3 per cent of its students the first he declared american youth of 18 Doest Al ways know what he wants to and naturally have some problem youngsters who cant take or wont accept or boys who suddenly decide they want another but we find that if you give a Young Man responsibility he will do his darn est to fill the Job and live up to it its a great and challenging training of the Academy is growing its third class of 300 students will be sworn la on july 8 of this candidates for the Academy must be at least 17 years of age and must not have their 22d Fly july t of the year tiry enter the must be male citizens of h t of Rood moral character and they must never have any Cadet who a inv Ira mistely separated from the physical standards determined by the requirements for flight training that 30 20 vision and no than 5 or taller than their weight must Normal in relation to their candidates May n nominated to take competitive exam invasions by the the vice and Congress there is a of noncompetitive vacancies for sons of medal of Honor upon admission to the each Cadet is required to sign an to serve As a regular air Force for not than three consecutive years upon cadets have much thevin and aspirations As the Tun men paint and Annapolis to their coun a typical third Gerald of pointed Thi up during a discussion a knit life Ai the you said an our Academy wont be two years old until july but we Are proud of the process our school is our goal is to be air Force and the career that is to were in a new Field which is still largely our life at the Academy is a fou year investment in we have cadets leave Headquarters build the it Tpwry af8 in codons prior to toting troening hop in o an y make a pct Iive r thu Tirton to Micnal welfare a Hie to Tje men trained by the army the air r want to ton Lone March to the Parade for he All Over were frown West Point and midshipmen Froin Annap Olis it was As f we All had he same it was if were bound together by being fared with the same Type of difficulties and having the Samp dream or ambition that so be the Type of military men our country will need in the emphasizing the Academy academic and military studies Ever and other urn Titar through with a vey h football the at notre other Cau Havi a other i Tsarfa when the Arr kure e and he and just like Point and Annai Hilk Rind on not vet Haroid a d on july and on 184t Arvoy rhed life at the air Force Academy As o in Navy a bit there Are t pcs when you wonder if All study is Worth Saul Garvey in closer you get to Grade the More iced you Are thai it is All Worth w Rayc in the ihm5 adits now at tend t am until tit i we t irs tin Halls our at la live Oil Hall at Fload oar of the we 515 nun m far of 14 nil Iriti at the ifs have half an hour to put spit and on read for hink Weri the St fed f to at 7 m art1 restricted to to or pics we 1 usually Start off with than 1 a class in survival instruction in living off the survival and of enemy aft shot Down enemy at sip ent in the big dining this s fun because Vve have a Chance to talk and u in the i usually go to psychology i Ulso take navigation in in Taviga we 11 kinds of other such As met with emphasis on aviation then there is general and the study of Ruro mechanics and electrical we have intramural sports from o pin and 5 have then we take a Short at comes the i to from then to we study our taps Are sounded at ii pm and we go to and How about social life is the cadets have their dates and girl the dating is done on saturday after Noons and evenings and on sunday fur Arnold Hall named after gun is the social it is there the Cults meet their the Hall his a Large a a spacious dance Fuu arid snack m widow of an a Force As the no Lii for is served it any Are permit Ted to colleges to girls most Heights Colorado of Are from and Colorado u s said others come from Colorado Colorado Denver some of the cadets Ere or but were not allowed to mar by while attending Midi trial the stars and stripes fountains lend a special Brighton Psi to pc sch

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