Air Force Airman Mark T. Melchiori graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Melchiori is the son of Ruth Melchiori of Main Street North, Woodbury, Conn., and John Melchiori of Dahlia Street, Warwick. He is a 2008 graduate of Pilgrim High School.