Category Archives: Membership

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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President’s Message Mar 2019

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Chuck Irby, TSgt, USAF (Ret) 1939-2018

Chuck Irby died on August 10, 2018 at the age of seventy nine surrounded by his family and life partner Dorothy. Chuck enlisted in the Air Force in 1956. He served his country with distinction for over 21 years as an Air Commando and a founding father of the modern day Special Operations Weather Team.…
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2018 Convention Rescheduled

Over the last eight years, your ACA has strived to make a solid and lasting relationship with AFSOC leadership and active duty Air Commandos. This has served multiple purposes. First, for ACA to survive, we knew we needed to gain new members from the younger airmen that are serving today. While we were moderately successful…
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Operations Specialist

Position Description: Serves as Central Command (CENTCOM) Liaison Officer and personal representative of Commander SOCCENT responsible for representing COMSOCCENT in-theater activities, capabilities, plans, policy, exercises, and strategy to CENTCOM staff. Please click on the following link to apply: www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/489946700
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James D. Boney

AUGUST 10, 1929 ~ MARCH 25, 2018 (AGE 88) Major James D. Boney, 88, of Fort Walton Beach, FL passed away peacefully Sunday, March 25, 2018 surrounded by his loving family.  Jim was born August 10, 1929, to James H. Boney and Eva Merritt Boney Matthews in Sampson County (Clinton) North Carolina.  Jim married his sweetheart…
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Michael M. Flynt

Col. Michael M. Flynt, USAF, Ret., passed away on December 22, 2017, in Miramar Beach, FL. He was born on August 13, 1945 at Fort McPherson in Atlanta, Georgia, to Joseph and Lois Flynt. Mike received his Bachelors of Science in Zoology from the University of Florida He furthered his education receiving a Master of…
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Why Join The ACA?

This article originally appeared in the Air Commando Journal; Vol 4, Issue 3 ; pg 34-36; 2015 Recently, the Air Commando Journal (ACJ) sat down with Dennis Barnett, Col, USAF (Ret) and president of the Air Commando Association (ACA). In the course of the interview, Col Barnett shared his thoughts on the ACA, membership, and…
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Proud to Also Be Part of the AFSOC Community

My entire flying career had been in the Strategic Air Command (SAC). I was very fortunate to be selected for the SR-71 Blackbird program and fly in the squadron for five years. Then while at Air Command & Staff College the SR-71 program was terminated and MPC decided to assign me to the space community!…
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ACJ Online Hotwash

Do you have something you want to comment on regarding the Air Commando Journal? This is the place, we want to hear from our members and others that read the ACJ. Tell us what you think, what you'd like to see more of, or if we might have overlooked something.
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