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Anytime Flight

If you are a current ACA member and are willing to step up to a new membership level - the ANYTIME FLIGHT - then keep reading! We need your help to ensure the legacy of the Air Commando Association continues long into the future. Much has changed since the Air Commando Association was established. The…
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Hire an Air Commando!

Job listings are sent to the ACA from the Special Operations community in hopes that qualified Air Commando applicants will consider applying for the positions. These openings are not within the ACA, they are from separate companies. We will do our best to keep these listings as current as possible, so visit our website periodically.…
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Keep Us Informed

Thank you for keeping us informed of the passing of one of our own. We honor our members and their service to this country, to their fellow Air Commandos, and to their families. We are sadden by the loss of our great friends and comrades. We salute each Air Commando who flies west... If you…
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My ‘Project 404’ legacy on wheels

I spent 30 magnificent months with Project 404 (Det 1 606 ACS/Det 1 56 ACW/Det 1 56 SOW. Did the daily shuttle from Udorn to Vientiane and the assigned to L-54. In my 6 years in SEA there was no finer organization ... PERIOD! I commemorated that association with personalized license plates over the ensuing…
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If you or a loved one is feeling suicidal

If you or a loved one are feeling distressed or suicidal, please reach out to any of the sources listed below for help. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255 The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals…
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Major David E. Henry

Major David E. Henry, 88, passed away on November 18, 2021 at home after a lengthy illness. Dave was born on July 11, 1933, in Jacksonville, IL to Charles (Ty) and Florence Henry, who preceded him in death. He was a 1951 graduate of Routt College High School and attended Illinois College, before enlisting in…
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Thank you for a successful 5K Fun Run!

The Air Commando Association would like to thank Tom Eggers of UTS Systems for being the title sponsor of our 2021 Inaugural 5K Fun Run. Additionally, we would like to thank AJ's Oyster Shanty for being our amazing venue host. A special thank you to our ACA partners including Eglin Federal Credit Union, Merill Lynch…
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Giving Today – Gives the Future

Today is Giving Tuesday, a day focused on giving to your favorite charity. The Air Commando Foundation is a small foundation, however, through the generosity of folks like you the Foundation has been able to help many, many Air Commandos and Air Commando families. We have helped widows and children of fallen teammates, your foundation…
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Injury During Jump

A SMSgt experienced complications during a parachute jump. He broke his fibula and has experienced multiple problems since, including nerve damage which required surgical procedures. The Air Commando Foundation provided hotel accommodations for his wife and children so they could remain close during his rehabilitation.
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Air Commandos Support ECHG

Thank you to all who supported and participated in the 2021 Emerald Coast Honor Games! Good spirited competition among amazing athletes, strong community support, and of course our Air Commandos - Any Time Any Place! Thank you ACA Emerald Coast Chapter Ruck 22 team: Andrew Malinowski, Justin Bresser, Aliyah Pogue, Lauren Flores, and Cecil Moran
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2nd Nakhon Phanom Royal Thai AFB Reunion

The second NKP Reunion starts on Veterans Day. Let's enjoy our time together, remember those who are not with us and paid the ultimate sacrifice themselves for our country. Please get a COVID vaccine prior to the reunion and be prepared for the potential of needing a mask. To make reservations: see the Reunion Hotel…
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