Lucas Graduates Basic Training

Air Force Airman 1st Class Joshua Lucas graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Joshua Lucas
Joshua Lucas

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.

Lucas is the son of Sue and Stan Lucas of New Haven, brother of Samantha Lucas of Mexico and Theron Lucas of Ashburn, Va., nephew of Neil Mantle of Fredrick, Md., and son-in-law of Eric Rose of Mexico.

He is a 2009 graduate of Mexico High School.

He earned an associate degree in 2011 from Cayuga Community College, Fulton.