U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Hunter C. Whitney graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

Whitney is the son of Kelly and Ronald Whitney, of Middletown, and is a 2017 graduate of Middletown High School.

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.