U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman Santiago Ospina Diaz graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.

Ospina Diaz is the son of Rubia and stepson of Richard M. McBride, of Townsend, and nephew of Ingrid C. Arteutha, of New Castle.

He is a 2016 graduate of St. Georges Votech High School, Middletown.

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.