Air Commandos educate cadets in Summer Leadership School

A Special Tactics Airman with the 23rd Special Tactics Squadron directs Junior ROTC cadets on an obstacle during a Monster Mash at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 30, 2017.  The JROTC Summer Leadership School brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26 through 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

A Special Tactics Airman with the 23rd Special Tactics Squadron directs Junior ROTC cadets on an obstacle during a Monster Mash at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 30, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26 through 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

Junior ROTC cadets litter carry a simulated patient during a Monster Mash at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 30, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26 through 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

Junior ROTC cadets litter carry a simulated patient during a Monster Mash at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 30, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26 through 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

A Special Tactics Airman with the 23rd Special Tactics Squadron leads Junior ROTC cadets on a formation run toward an obstable during a Monster Mash at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 30, 2017. A Monster Mash is a competition designed to strengthen team-building and leadership skills. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

A Special Tactics Airman with the 23rd Special Tactics Squadron leads Junior ROTC cadets on a formation run toward an obstable during a Monster Mash at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 30, 2017. A Monster Mash is a competition designed to strengthen team-building and leadership skills. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

A Junior ROTC cadet prepares to play paintball at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26-30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaac O. Guest IV)

A Junior ROTC cadet prepares to play paintball at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26-30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaac O. Guest IV)

Junior ROTC cadets prepare to play paintball at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26-30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaac O. Guest IV)

Junior ROTC cadets prepare to play paintball at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26-30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaac O. Guest IV)

Retired Col. Ken Rodriguez, director of Junior ROTC Summer Leadership School, briefs cadets on the rules of paintball at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26-30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaac O. Guest IV)

Retired Col. Ken Rodriguez, director of Junior ROTC Summer Leadership School, briefs cadets on the rules of paintball at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26-30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaac O. Guest IV)

Junior ROTC cadets attempt to diagnose and treat a simulated injury during self-aid and buddy care training at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. The 1st Special Operations Aerospace Medicine Squadron paired with more than 50 cadets to teach the basics of SABC during a Summer Leadership Course at Hurlburt Field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

Junior ROTC cadets attempt to diagnose and treat a simulated injury during self-aid and buddy care training at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. The 1st Special Operations Aerospace Medicine Squadron paired with more than 50 cadets to teach the basics of SABC during a Summer Leadership Course at Hurlburt Field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

Junior ROTC cadets practice applying splints to broken limbs during Summer Leadership School at Hurlburt Field, FLa., June 29, 2017. Cadets were given a crash-course on how to administer life-saving care on the battlefield, such as quickly stabilizing patients and getting them out of harm's way. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

Junior ROTC cadets practice applying splints to broken limbs during Summer Leadership School at Hurlburt Field, FLa., June 29, 2017. Cadets were given a crash-course on how to administer life-saving care on the battlefield, such as quickly stabilizing patients and getting them out of harm's way. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

Junior ROTC cadets practice the "before and after" carry while learning patient movements at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. The 1st Special Operations Aerospace Medicine Squadron paired with more than 50 cadets to teach the basics of self-aid and buddy care during a Summer Leadership Course at Hurlburt Field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

Junior ROTC cadets practice the "before and after" carry while learning patient movements at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. The 1st Special Operations Aerospace Medicine Squadron paired with more than 50 cadets to teach the basics of self-aid and buddy care during a Summer Leadership Course at Hurlburt Field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

Junior ROTC cadets practice mirror signaling during survival, evasion, resistance and escape training at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. SERE specialists with the 1st Special Operations Support Squadron gave Summer Leadership School cadets a crash course on SERE, including signaling aircraft, starting fires with natural resources, and crafting shelters in the wilderness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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Junior ROTC cadets practice mirror signaling during survival, evasion, resistance and escape training at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. SERE specialists with the 1st Special Operations Support Squadron gave Summer Leadership School cadets a crash course on SERE, including signaling aircraft, starting fires with natural resources, and crafting shelters in the wilderness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

Senior Airman Heath Jolley, a survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialist with the 1st Special Operations Support Squadron, demonstrates how to signal with a mirror during SERE water survival training at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. More than 50 cadets from five local high schools attended the Summer Leadership School at Hurlburt Field, where they learned about leadership, teamwork and life in the military. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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Senior Airman Heath Jolley, a survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialist with the 1st Special Operations Support Squadron, demonstrates how to signal with a mirror during SERE water survival training at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. More than 50 cadets from five local high schools attended the Summer Leadership School at Hurlburt Field, where they learned about leadership, teamwork and life in the military. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

Staff Sgt. Casey Blackmon, a survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialist with the 1st Special Operations Support Squadron, explains fire-making principals to Junior ROTC cadets at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. More than 50 cadets from five local high schools attended a Summer Leadership School course at Hurlburt Field, where they learned about leadership, teamwork and life in the military. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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Staff Sgt. Casey Blackmon, a survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialist with the 1st Special Operations Support Squadron, explains fire-making principals to Junior ROTC cadets at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. More than 50 cadets from five local high schools attended a Summer Leadership School course at Hurlburt Field, where they learned about leadership, teamwork and life in the military. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

A Junior ROTC cadet anchors down a reflective blanket to make a rescue signal during survival, evasion, resistance and escape training at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. SERE specialists with the 1st Special Operations Support Squadron gave Summer Leadership School cadets a crash course on SERE, including signaling aircraft, starting fires with natural resources, and crafting shelters in the wilderness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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A Junior ROTC cadet anchors down a reflective blanket to make a rescue signal during survival, evasion, resistance and escape training at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. SERE specialists with the 1st Special Operations Support Squadron gave Summer Leadership School cadets a crash course on SERE, including signaling aircraft, starting fires with natural resources, and crafting shelters in the wilderness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

A Junior ROTC cadet pulls herself into a life raft during survival, evasion, resistance and escape training at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. More than 50 cadets from five local high schools attended the week-long Summer Leadership School course at Hurlburt Field, where they learned about teamwork, leadership and life in the military. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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A Junior ROTC cadet pulls herself into a life raft during survival, evasion, resistance and escape training at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 29, 2017. More than 50 cadets from five local high schools attended the week-long Summer Leadership School course at Hurlburt Field, where they learned about teamwork, leadership and life in the military. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

A Junior ROTC cadet lays a plank down to form a makeshift bridge between two tires during a team-building exercise at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. More than 50 JROTC cadets from five local high schools engaged in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises during a Summer Leadership School trip to Hurlburt Field, June 26 – 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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A Junior ROTC cadet lays a plank down to form a makeshift bridge between two tires during a team-building exercise at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. More than 50 JROTC cadets from five local high schools engaged in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises during a Summer Leadership School trip to Hurlburt Field, June 26 – 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

A Junior ROTC cadet tries to verbally direct blindfolded cadets during a team-building exercise at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26 – 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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A Junior ROTC cadet tries to verbally direct blindfolded cadets during a team-building exercise at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26 – 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

A Junior ROTC cadet performs push-ups with his wingmen during a JROTC Summer Leadership School trip to Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. More than 50 cadets visited the base to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos from across Hurlburt Field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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A Junior ROTC cadet performs push-ups with his wingmen during a JROTC Summer Leadership School trip to Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. More than 50 cadets visited the base to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos from across Hurlburt Field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

Junior ROTC cadets pass equipment across a makeshift bridge of tires and planks during a team-building exercise at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26 – 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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Junior ROTC cadets pass equipment across a makeshift bridge of tires and planks during a team-building exercise at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26 – 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

A blindfolded Junior ROTC cadet is guided through a tire at the end of an obstacle course at the Special Tactics Training Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. Cadets had to maneuver through a tightly-constricted obstacle course while guiding blindfolded wingmen and carrying a variety of heavy objects, including weights and a training dummy on a stretcher. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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A blindfolded Junior ROTC cadet is guided through a tire at the end of an obstacle course at the Special Tactics Training Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. Cadets had to maneuver through a tightly-constricted obstacle course while guiding blindfolded wingmen and carrying a variety of heavy objects, including weights and a training dummy on a stretcher. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

A Junior ROTC cadet climbs through a tire at the end of an obstacle course at the Special Tactics Training Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercise under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26 – 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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A Junior ROTC cadet climbs through a tire at the end of an obstacle course at the Special Tactics Training Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. The JROTC Summer Leadership School program brought more than 50 cadets to Hurlburt Field to engage in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercise under the guidance of Air Commandos, June 26 – 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

Retired Col. Kenneth Rodriguez, director of Junior ROTC Summer Leadership School, motivates a cadet while doing push-ups at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. More than 60 JROTC cadets from five local high schools engaged in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises during a Summer Leadership School trip to Hurlburt Field, June 26 – 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)
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Retired Col. Kenneth Rodriguez, director of Junior ROTC Summer Leadership School, motivates a cadet while doing push-ups at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 26, 2017. More than 60 JROTC cadets from five local high schools engaged in a variety of team-building and leadership skill-developing exercises during a Summer Leadership School trip to Hurlburt Field, June 26 – 30. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

Junior ROTC cadets sprint toward a 15th Special Operations Squadron MC-130H Combat Talon II at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 27, 2017. From June 26-30, more than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools visited Hurlburt for Summer Leadership School - a course designed to teach cadets leadership, confidence and other traits as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)
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Junior ROTC cadets sprint toward a 15th Special Operations Squadron MC-130H Combat Talon II at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 27, 2017. From June 26-30, more than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools visited Hurlburt for Summer Leadership School - a course designed to teach cadets leadership, confidence and other traits as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

A Junior ROTC cadet scans the sky during a 15th Special Operations Squadron MC-130H Combat Talon II familiarization flight above northwest Florida, June 27, 2017. More than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools flew in a MC-130H and an 8th SOS CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)
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A Junior ROTC cadet scans the sky during a 15th Special Operations Squadron MC-130H Combat Talon II familiarization flight above northwest Florida, June 27, 2017. More than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools flew in a MC-130H and an 8th SOS CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

A special missions aviator with the 8th Special Operations Squadron scans the horizon from a CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft above northwest Florida, June 27, 2017. Special missions aviators perform pre-flight inspections of aircraft, monitor engines and check other critical flight systems during flights. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)
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A special missions aviator with the 8th Special Operations Squadron scans the horizon from a CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft above northwest Florida, June 27, 2017. Special missions aviators perform pre-flight inspections of aircraft, monitor engines and check other critical flight systems during flights. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

A Junior ROTC cadet scans the sky during an 8th Special Operations Squadron CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft flight above northwest Florida, June 27, 2017. More than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools flew in a CV-22 and a 15th SOS MC-130H Combat Talon II as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)
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A Junior ROTC cadet scans the sky during an 8th Special Operations Squadron CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft flight above northwest Florida, June 27, 2017. More than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools flew in a CV-22 and a 15th SOS MC-130H Combat Talon II as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

Junior ROTC cadets prepare for a familiarization flight on an 8th Special Operations Squadron CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 27, 2017. More than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools flew in a CV-22 and a 15th SOS MC-130H Combat Talon II as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)
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Junior ROTC cadets prepare for a familiarization flight on an 8th Special Operations Squadron CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 27, 2017. More than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools flew in a CV-22 and a 15th SOS MC-130H Combat Talon II as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

Junior ROTC cadets prepare for a familiarization flight on an 8th Special Operations Squadron CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 27, 2017. More than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools flew in a CV-22 and a 15th SOS MC-130H Combat Talon II as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)
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Junior ROTC cadets prepare for a familiarization flight on an 8th Special Operations Squadron CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 27, 2017. More than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools flew in a CV-22 and a 15th SOS MC-130H Combat Talon II as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

Junior ROTC cadets board an 8th Special Operations Squadron CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 27, 2017. More than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools flew in a CV-22 and a 15th SOS MC-130H Combat Talon II as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)
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Junior ROTC cadets board an 8th Special Operations Squadron CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 27, 2017. More than 55 JROTC cadets from nearby high schools flew in a CV-22 and a 15th SOS MC-130H Combat Talon II as part of a JROTC familiarization flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. --

The 1st Special Operations Wing hosted Summer Leadership School for the seventh consecutive year, June 26-30, here, providing nearly 60 Junior ROTC cadets from five local high schools with a week of hands-on experience in military affairs and mentorship from Airmen assigned to Hurlburt Field and Eglin Air Force Base.

 

The cadets lodged in the permanent exercise facility on base and took part in classes, physical fitness training, and various excursions across base and the local area throughout the week. The beginning of the week focused on academics and learning about the Hurlburt Field mission before transitioning to more hands-on activities as the week went on, including rappelling, a paintball competition and self-aid and buddy care training.

 

“The cadets didn’t know each other because they’re from five different schools, and we mixed the group up into four flights,” said retired Air Force Col. Aaron Lehman, the senior aerospace science instructor at Pensacola High School. “By the third or fourth day, we saw them coming together, working as a team and following their leader and listening to their orders rather than grumbling about it.”

 

Considering the large military presence in the area with the close proximity of Hurlburt Field and Eglin AFB, many of the cadets are used to seeing the aircraft assigned to the two bases flying overhead, but SLS let them experience something most Americans only ever dream of: a flight on a military aircraft.

 

Air Commandos from the 8th Special Operations Squadron flew the cadets  on a CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft, giving them a demonstration of real-world operations.

 

“When I heard there were better options to get into college than playing sports, I thought ‘Yeah, I’d like to see what it’s like in the military,’” said Cadet Airman Marshawn Moore, a junior at Pensacola High School. “I loved being at Hurlburt Field. It was an awesome trip.”

 

SLS is the brainchild of its director, retired Air Force Col. Ken Rodriguez, who was not satisfied with the very limited incarnation he saw in the past.

 

“I thought, ‘We can do better than this,’ so we started asking a few units at Hurlburt to help us out,” he said. “Bit by bit, the basic format we came up with then is still what we have now. It’s a full-up program, with the cadets sleeping here, eating here in the dining facilities, and relying entirely on the base facilities while they’re here.”

 

The 1st SOW is responsible for rapidly planning and executing specialized and contingency operations in support of national priorities, and yet didn’t pass up the opportunity to instill knowledge and excitement about that mission in a group of ambitious young Americans.

 

“Team Hurlburt is proud to host the Summer Leadership School  and give these cadets some real, first-hand knowledge about the many careers available to them in the Air Force,” said Col. Steve Breeze, vice commander of the 1st SOW. “JROTC helps instill young adults with a sense of discipline and duty, two traits tantamount with the Air Force core values. Hopefully the experiences they had over the last week will inspire them to explore the opportunities available to them in the Air Force, and maybe some will even return one day as our next generation of Air Commandos.”

 

Rodriguez emphasized the importance of the volunteers to the success of the program; more than 250 Airmen and civilians from the two Air Force bases contributing to the academics, demonstrations and care of the cadets over the one-week course.

 

“They trained them, mentored them, showed them how to be better leaders and citizens,” he said. “It’s an amazing program because of Team Hurlburt and Eglin, and it’s a wonderful thing to see.”