"They can call any time any day from any phone, they usually get 1 call each week for 15 minutes but it depends on their TI and what point they are in training. This sight is good but if u look up AF Wingmoms on facebook they have lots of…"
"they can usually call with in the first 72 hours, they start working on them as soon as they get off the bus. They usually mail a postcard also so that u have their address. We were told to let the first call go to voice…"
"My son leaves in two weeks for Lackland. The day he leaves is weighing heavy on our hearts and minds. Many emotional ups and downs as we prepare, expecially as my wife prepares to say goodby to her 18 year old. He…"
"Janice, I don't know if you have heard of wingmoms, but it is a group that has a link on facebook, they have so much valuable information on there plus, you can search for your sons group and talk to more parents and learn more about…"
"Welcome, for me this was the hardest part, it was the first time my son was away from home and me. Add to that not even being able to talk to him when I wanted to. But now six years later it is okay. I still don't get to talk to him when I want…"
"Angela, Chase had a kidney stone and passed it. However, they sent him home. He got home Friday night. He goes to the Air National Guard base Tuesday and the base doctors will evaluate him. Pray that they send him back.…"
"My son arrived at Lackland on July 17th, aftetr the initial phone call telling us he arrived safely we did not get another phone call until the end of week 1, so it is almost 2 weeks before you get a "real" phone call. They only get 15…"
"That is great! He will be so strong when he gets done. Isn't it great to here his voice? I am hopeful they will recycle Chase back to week one (today would have begun WOT3) and he can get on his way. I will keep you…"
The latest is that he is in a medical hold flight. They are doing a CT scan today to see if he passed it. They probably will schedule surgery this week. He will be recycled but at least he can get back to it...Thank you for…"
"i also did some digging and calling it took me forever but my phone call was on a wednsday and it was about 10 minutes tops. i think his group is having a hard time and maybe a tuff drill sargent. still never recvd a letter or post card but got the…"