U.S. Air Force Airman Ryan M. Rodriguez 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.
Rodriguez is the son of Jeremy Rodriguez of Odem, Texas, and Corina Bitting of Corpus Christi, Texas, and step-son of John Bitting of Corpus Christi, Texas. He is also the brother of Ryanna Rodriguez.
The airman is a 2011 graduate of John Paul II High School, Corpus Christi, Texas.