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Video: Air Force Academy: Diverse Opportunities

Video by Kevin Conroy, Thomas Paul, Kevin Tappan and Jon Zanone


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B-roll showing some of the unique opportunities at the Air Force's Academy. These include working in behavioral sciences, cadets working with rats on negotiating a maze. Noon meal formation of the cadet wing, a daily event at the Academy where the public can view cadets marching. Cadets building and programming robots running through a maze. A summer program, FERL, (Field Engineering Readiness Laboratory), cadets in the civil engineering program spend three weeks in a hands on, learn as you go outdoor classroom which includes heavy equipment operations, material testing, surveying, and structural design and building. Computer science includes work in cyber-warfare defense and network administration. Weather courses are offered and provide a chance to launch an atmospheric monitoring balloon. FalconSat is a unique program offered to all cadets at the Academy, a chance to be involved in design, build, testing, and operations of an orbiting satellite.


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This work, Air Force Academy: Diverse Opportunities, by Kevin Conroy, Thomas Paul, Kevin Tappan and Jon Zanone, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.22.2013

Date Posted:08.23.2013 1:37PM

Category:B-Roll

Video ID:299483

VIRIN:130822-F-RM027-001

Filename:DOD_100893614

Length:00:07:11

Location:COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, USGlobe

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