Battista completes basic at Lackland AFB
Air Force Airman Alex R. Battista 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.
Battista is the son of Toni Battista of Village Circle, Warwick. He is a 2008 graduate of Pilgrim High School.