U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Ricardo Alfonce A. Rasa has 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.
Rasa is the son of Francisco and Levie Rasa of Mangilao, Guam, and brother of Thomas Castro of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands. He is also the brother of Annika Zeta, Francisco Rasa, and David John Rasa.
The airman graduated in 2009 from Kagman High School, Saipan, and earned an associate degree in 2014 from Guam Community College, Mangilao, Guam. (PR)