U.S. Air Force Airman Brooke V. Ripple graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, 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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Ripple is the daughter of Bradley V. Ripple and Laura A. Hall, and step-daughter of Jason W. Hall, all of Corpus Christi, Texas.
She is a 2017 graduate of Tuloso - Midway High School, Corpus Christi, Texas.